luft·mensch - web

Building a static website: the content provider

Now that you have a basic skeleton up and running, it is time to think about how to push your content into the open. I currently am on a solution using Amazon Web Services but I’ve tried four different approaches so far. I’d like to discuss their respective ...

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Building a static website: the website generator

I became aware of static website generators when I read a blog which was built using Octopress. I was surprised how many of the features worked out of the box that I had wrestled with using Drupal, among them a proper support of Markdown, typographic refinements, code inclusion and sytax ...

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Building a static website

I’ve been quite busy over the last couple of weeks revamping my blog. I had originally started with a dynamic site built upon Drupal: I wanted to learn how modern content management systems (CMS) separate content, style and functionality. I took a bit of a learning curve around topics ...

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