The nitty-gritty details about this site
Static Site Generator
The website is built on top of the latest version of Jekyll. It’s a stable SSG and although not as popular as it once once, I still love it. I use a small amount of extras for the build, including:
- jekyll-cloudinary (for optimizing images / videos)
This website only makes one
I really wanted to only use a custom typeface set - but I’m a sucker keeping things simple and performance-focused. Hence the use of default
The average page weight on this site is 65 KB. That’s pretty great and slim for a personal blog website.
Version Control & Hosting
All version control is handled through a private repo on Github (I plan to open source everything once I do some tidying up). I host through Netlify since they make it dead simple to setup things like SSL certs and build via
git push commands.
Have questions or suggestions regarding this website? Feel free email me.