Codes, builds, designs, writes about the web, and documents random thoughts.
^^ that’s pretty much the gist.
In the modern state of the internet, why a website and not an app profile? The answer is fairly straight forward: Because I own this content. Not Facebook. Not Twitter… just me. I get to choose what you see, not an algorithm, and I get to own what I say.
Read more about the “why” on IndieWeb.
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SSL cert provided by Let’s Encrypt.
Everything you see here is generated statically via Jekyll along with a couple of plugins to make life easier:
- Jekyll Feed for Atom syndication feed
One day I’ll write a story on configuring Docker and Jekyll (along with webpack and all its stuff) and how I got everything to play nicely while keeping my content seperated from pressentation.
I usually use MacDown for Markdown editing and for writing posts, pages, notes, etc. The content you see here on the site was likely created and edited with it. Also a good chance I’ll make quick edits to content in VSCode… or as a last resort, Vim.
I’m using JetBrains Mono for the font you’re seeing.
Built For Humans and Pets
Please take a moment to checkout the websites for both organizations.
Recent tracks from my Last.FM profile as of
Scrobbling since 23 Dec 2006 for a total of tracks.