2016

Gulp, Jekyll and GitHub (pages)

After more than a year with Jekyll, I’ve settled into a workflow that allows me to spin up and develop new sites really quickly with the help of gulp. Normally my sites are project pages, because GitHub only allows one...

2015

Reveal.js + GitHub Pages: when developers give talks

Recently, I was asked to give a talk at a local front-end meetup. I’d never spoken at any meetups before that. Let’s just say I’ve been a devoted member of the audience. Regardless, I figured if I was going to...

Setting a custom domain for GitHub pages

As you may know by now, this site is hosted on GitHub Pages. There is no limit to how many “sites” you can host on GitHub Pages if you use the project pages method, but the by default, the URL...

2014

How I started with Jekyll and GitHub Pages

The idea of building my own website had always been floating around in my head, but I never really got down to doing something about it. Given that I work at a Drupal shop, my first instinct was to build...