Blogging

The Future of This Site in 2022

This site has been through a lot these past few years. It started on WordPress, moved to Hugo, moved back to WordPress on a custom theme and, today, is running mostly off-the-shelf plugins and the Blocksy theme for basic functionality.…

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Generating New Blog Post Ideas

Thoughts on my blogging schedule

The hardest part about writing is, at least for me, coming up with what to write about. Part of the reason I haven’t blogged regularly in the past is I simply couldn’t think of what I should write about. That…

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Regular Blogging – 5 Months Later

Thoughts on my blogging schedule

In July I started posting on this site three days a week on Monday, Wednesday and Friday. As the year ends I think it’s time to revisit that. Is it worth keeping up the pace? How can I improve the…

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Blog Comments Are Hard

In August I turned comments back on for this site. While I had used them, and found them beneficial, in the past, when I moved to Hugo there was just no good solution for keeping them around.

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Don’t Push Publish… Yet

3 Lessons for a PHP Developer Working in GoLang

Blogging isn’t easy. Whether you struggle to find ideas to write about, put them to paper or worry about the reaction of strangers it can be a long an painful process. Of all the advice I’ve heard to help improve…

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