Notes about this website. See also: Colophon
Currently, I’m using imgur to host the images embedded in many pages. I’d like to have a backup plan if the “free” service goes belly up.
A python script replaced the nanoc setup on Aug 31, 2019
sudo apt install libsass-dev sassc ruby-dev sudo gem install bundler bundler install --path bundle/vendor
This site ~~uses~~ used Hakyll to compile markdown files to HTML using pandoc.
Consider Paul Graham’s index page. While his front page is minimal, the site contains many, self-contained, indpendent pages. Eg: 1974 Porsche 911 Models. Currently, I’m writing all pages (only under
/ directory) into allpages.xml. However, this can be presented better. Perhaps multi column or even multi page pagination?
this and this are a nice look for long form articles.
“The landing page of http://deconstructconf.com is now 99 kb gzipped in a single HTTP request. It contains sixteen images and one font. Greetings. The titles are all SVGs automatically traced from generated bitmaps.” – via.
That is a nifty way to generate title images that are scalable.