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  • Added Suggested Posts

    Sep 14, 2015

    Tools · jekyll · site ·

    I started writing about PNWPHP but got distracted and added “Suggested Reading” to my posts instead.

  • reStructuredText in Jekyll

    Sep 8, 2015

    Tools · jekyll · site ·

    I can write Jekyll posts with reStructuredText now.

  • Draft Mode in Jekyll Templates

    Jul 20, 2015

    Tools · jekyll ·

    Use site.show_drafts in templates if the local and live versions of your Jekyll site need to be different.

  • Making a Jekyll Collection

    Jul 19, 2015(Updated Aug 7, 2015)

    Tools · jekyll · site ·

    Jekyll currently generates the HTML for my site. I am curious about the experimental collections feature, and whether it could be useful for me.

  • Using Octopress 3

    Jul 12, 2015

    Tools · site · jekyll ·

    Octopress is “an obsessively designed toolkit for writing and deploying Jekyll blogs.” A blog post earlier this year by author Brandon Mathis described frustrations with Octopress 2, along with plans for Octopress 3. I didn’t use Octopress before, so I can’t tell you anything about how much better or worse the newest Octopress is. This release feels like a straightforward and useful extension to Jekyll. Apparently the older releases did not.

  • Blog Writing in Org Mode

    Oct 21, 2014

    Tools · emacs · org · jekyll ·

    An experiment with using Org mode to write Jekyll blog posts. Table of Contents 1 Introduction 2 Organize Directories 3 Front Matter 4 Configure HTML Export 5 Publishing A Post 6 Followup Introduction Much of what I've read about Org mode has focused on its utility as a task management tool. That's great. I wouldn't mind spending some time on that aspect. Mostly I've been focused on its usefulness for note-taking and writing.
  • Welcome to Jekyll!

    Jul 26, 2014

    Programming · site · jekyll · ruby ·

    Just don’t even ask. I am in a highly fickle phase with the Web site.