Gulp is an toolkit helps developers for the automation of painful workflow during the development. This tutorial will help you to install Gulp on Ubuntu 18.04 LTS, 16.04 LTS, and LinuxMint operating systems.
Step 1 – Installing Node.js
First of all, you need to install node.js on your system. Use following set of commands to add node.js PPA in your Ubuntu system and install it.
sudo apt-get install python-software-properties curl -sL https://deb.nodesource.com/setup_8.x | sudo -E bash - sudo apt-get install nodejs
Make sure you have successfully installed node.js and NPM on your system
node --version npm --version
Step 2 – Install Gulp.js on Ubuntu
After installation of Node.js and Npm on your system, use following commands to install Gulp globally.
sudo npm install -g gulp
You have successfully installed Gulp. Let’s check the installed version of bower on your system using the following command.
gulp --version [12:19:18] CLI version 3.9.1 [12:19:18] Local version 3.9.1