My Learn Ruby on Rails List

I’ve been meaning to write this post for a while and kept getting distracted. This evening I sat down and finally hammered it out. The goal is to share some…

Fighting ffmpeg

Before I begin this seriously long-winded article (I wasn’t expecting it to be nearly 4000 words), I want to let you know that after roughly six hours of poking, yelling…

Blogging, Statically Speaking

The concept of blogging using a staic site generator isn’t news. People have been doing such things for years, now. There are fantastic static site generators out there (Jekyll, Hugo,…

The CDN Contemplation

About four weeks ago, I bolted a CDN to my blog. The goal: what kind of benefit would I, someone who receives a small but steady stream of traffic, get…

My Overloaded Server Story

And the server belongs to me So as you probably know by now, I converted my blog to Jekyll, yesterday, and it’s been a huge success, in my opinion. I’m motivated…