Now on Micro.blog

Posted on Thu 30 November 2017 in news • Tagged with social, blogging, micro.blog • 1 min read

I join micro.blog, a federated collection of independently hosted blogs (I think!)


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Joining the Dark Side

Posted on Fri 27 October 2017 in Journal • Tagged with Wordpress, Ulysses, blogging, Pelican • 4 min read

I contemplate a switch to Wordpress and Ulysses for blogging after four years of using a static-site generator.


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iA Writer Review

Posted on Fri 29 September 2017 in Reviews • Tagged with iA Writer, blogging, Ulysses, Scrivener • 9 min read

After my review of Ulysses on macOS and iOS, I take a close look at its understated but fabulous competitor, iA Writer.


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Blogging with RSS and Workflow

Posted on Wed 13 September 2017 in Articles • Tagged with blogging, automation, Workflow, RSS, Twitter • 3 min read

After being called out on Twitter, I briefly describe how I use RSS and Workflow as blogger's duct tape and Swiss Army Knife.


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Weaver marathon no-more

Posted on Wed 06 September 2017 in Journal • Tagged with Weaver of Dreams, writing, Nanowrimo, blogging • 3 min read

I fall short of my self-imposed word-count and deadline for finishing Weaver of Dreams but decide I rather enjoy journalling my writing.


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Automating my publishing system

Posted on Wed 23 August 2017 in Articles • Tagged with automation, Pelican, Zapier, IFTTT, Python, blogging • 5 min read

I detail how a hardware failure and a Zapier mishap led me to automate my publishing process.


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Comments and reader engagement

Posted on Tue 15 August 2017 in Articles • Tagged with Comments, Blogging, Pelican, Disqus, Community • 4 min read

I contemplate whether I should resume the comments feature to my website and blog.


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