Updates 14th Sep 2012 : 1. Alternate method to install Yeoman using Chocolatey. 2. Github Yeoman windows issues link. 15th Sep 2012 : 1. Added description (Chocolatey method). 17th Feb 2013 : 1. On Feb 15th 2013 Yeoman 1.0 BETA released. Its not supported on windows yet. 3rd March 2013 : 1. Yeoman 1.0 Beta can be installed on windows.
This post is for Yeoman 0.9 and a new beta version, Yeoman 1.0 Beta is available and installation instructions can be found here Yeoman 1.0 Beta installation on windows
What is Yeoman?
Its a tool to make the front-end development workflow easier. It includes tools and front-end frameworks that helps to create web apps quickly and easily.
Initialize and scaffold a new project
Build & deploy app
Launch server, preview & live reload
Run automated tests using PhantomJS
Install & update packages
Customise your apps framwork
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