How I post an article

I think that the workflow I have developed for this blog is pretty interesting, so I decided to write up how I currently approach it.

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Blog Preformance

I decided to dust off ab and see what the performance of the new blog is.

It’s running on a single Heroku Hobby Dyno, with 512m of RAM. It’s running nginx/1.9.7, Puma 3.11.2 and Ruby 2.3.4-p301. All of the files are static, generated by Jekyll.

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Coffee Shop Quartet

As a remote worker, and one that travels at that, finding a good coffee shop to work from is a hassle. Sometimes I want a loud place with a lot of bustle, sometimes I want someplace more like a library. I’m often on calls, so when I have a day with out calls, and I can get out and about I really enjoy it.

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Markdown in Gmail

I really like markdown for writing technical stuff. It makes it super easy to create code blocks, embed commands in a sentence and generally be really cool.

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New Digs

So I went and did it - Moved to Jekyll and Markdown. Hosted on Heroku with a full development pipeline behind it. I love how easy it is to create a branch, work in that, and have my review app up and running for reviews.

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