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Creating a simple synthesizer VST plugin in Rust

Welcome to 2018! A lot happened this past year - the most important of which being the 0.0.1 release of vst on Crates.io. Preface If you know what you're looking for (e.g., if you came here from a Google search) and you're antsy to get into code, just go…


Automatically publishing your Gutenberg project to Github pages

Gutenberg & Static Site generators If you're familiar with Github, you're most likely also aware of the Github Pages tool that allows users to publish static sites. This is particularly useful for docs or a blog. By default, Github uses Jekyll (A ruby b…


Creating a very simple sampler audio plugin in JUCE 5+

I'm pretty new to JUCE, and I'm still learning the ropes of C++. I wanted to create an audio plugin (VST, AU, etc.) for use in DAWs as part of an effort to stop my dependency on Kontakt with my commercial site, Resamplr. Developing custom stuff for Kont…


Creating a Tumblr Bot with C#

I've made a few posts on how to create a Tumblr bot with Ruby. Ruby is great and all, but it is definitely an odd language, and it works best on Mac/Unix computers. Because most people have Windows, and many programmers start with Java (a language very …


Setting up RVM with Cygwin

Why? If you're on Windows, many of my Ruby tutorials might not work as expected. Cygwin is a terminal emulator for Windows that gives it the abilities of Linux / Unix. RVM, or the Ruby Version Manager, is a really nice way of setting up Ruby on any syste…


Publishing asks with your Tumblr bot

Required Reading If you haven't done so already, please read Creating a Tumblr Bot from Scratch. This tutorial will bootstrap off of what we did last time. If you're super positive you don't need to do that tutorial, or lost your files somewhere in the …


Integrating your bot into Facebook

Last time, we created a simple bot that posted stuff onto our Tumblr account. If you haven't already done the previous tutorial, you can check it out here. If you need the project files to start out with, you can download them by clicking the button bel…


Creating a Tumblr Bot from Scratch

Today I'm gonna show how to make the basis for a bot like my own doomybot. It's actually pretty easy! Project Outline This is the kind of quality output we can expect from the bot we are creating today - http://doomybottest.tumblr.com/post/147783220089/…