August 20, 2009 in OS X Development (E)
[prMac.com] Lake Dallas, Texas - Mac evangelist MacScripter LLC is pleased to announce a major update to their longstanding AppleScripting website and social networking community for scripting enthusiasts. Created specifically for AppleScripters, MacScripter is aimed at providing Mac users around the globe a convenient place to learn scripting, connect, cultivate relationships, and build a strong sense of community.
Since 1999, MacScripter has established itself as one of the leading resources for both newbies and proficient scripters alike. The website is forum-based, and offers many implemented features which are specific to AppleScripting. Members will appreciate natively color-rendered code base, and keyword tag support. And with MacScripter's mySQL query-based searching (as well as Google search support), makes it a snap for members to find the code they're looking for.
"We wish this to be nothing less than an excellent user experience for everyone," said Ray Barber, CEO and founder of MacScripter LLC. "It's the place to get your scripting related issues properly addressed by a terrific group of people, who have formed a community which is tough to match."
Among MacScripter's most unique and valuable features are its direct support for the Applescript Protocol Link. In any post, members can click on any embedded link, and have the Applescript code effortlessly passed into Apple's Script Editor for them automatically, ready to compile. This serves as an excellent learning tool, enhances the scripting experience tremendously, and a convenient and easy way to quickly test out new ideas.
* Register and post questions absolutely free
* Easily find and sort posts to commonly asked questions
* Directly supports the Applescript Protocol Link
* Excellent community of great scripters; ready to help
* ScriptBuilders; a repository of both free and shareware scripts
* unScripted; Excellent library of Tutorials on scripting
* Automator Actions; a repository of both free and shareware actions and workflows
* AppleScript Sourcebook; both a historical perspective on AppleScripting and frequently asked questions
MacScripter has been known for its plethora of resources, such as ScriptBuilders, Automator Actions, Code Exchange, unScripted, the AppleScript Sourcebook, and more. It's easy to find MacScripter too. From the users Desktop, they can find the resource by ScriptMenu >> URLs >> AppleScript Related Sites.
Pricing and Availability:
MacScripter is completely free and open to all. The resource is advertiser driven and donations are graciously accepted.
Headquartered in Lake Dallas, Texas, MacScripter LLC is a privately held corporation founded in 1999 by longtime AppleScripting evangelist Ray Barber. Copyright 1999-2009 MacScripter LLC All Rights Reserved. Apple, the Apple logo, Automator and AppleScript are registered trademarks of Apple Computer in the U.S. and/or other countries.