The template is built on top of gulp and bower tools. Use of these tools is completely optional.
Gulp is the build system used to build and preview your project. Bower is a package manager is used for dependency management, so that you no longer have to manually download and manage your scripts.
In order to utilize the build and livereload features of the template you need to install the following on your development computer..
npm install --global bower gulp
bower installfrom the root of your project to install all the necessary dependencies. By default bower packages will install to app/vendor.
Once you have all tools and dependencies installed you can use this command in your project:
launches a localhost preview of your app (with Livereload) and will compile your sass files to css
will create your production files.