My first goal is readability. I want this website to be pleasant to read on all devices. I also want it to be quick to load – many websites are bloated bandwidth monsters.
Content should be king, not ads nor back-end JS frameworks.
Not a Blog
This is not yet-another-blog. It is a journal, or portfolio, of things I have done, built, or learned. As such, it has no comments section.
Eliminating the comments section removes a lot of headache associated with managing comments, but I do welcome your feedback! Feel free to email me at firstname.lastname@example.org with any comments, questions, or corrections.
Start every section with a newthought. All words in a section header are capitalized like a title.
Sub-section headers have normal sentence capitalization, and do not start with a newthought.
The article title is the largest text (
headers are next in size (
h2), and sub-sections are
h3). Do not use any headers smaller than
Use epigraph or newthought but not both.
Images always have a link to a full-sized version.
The page date refers to either when the project happened or when the page was last updated, as appropriate.
A complete style guide is at Tufte CSS.
The design uses Tufte CSS and Tufte Pandoc CSS.
All files are version-controlled in
git, and backed-up to my
Content is authored in
format and then converted to
HTML documents using Pandoc, pandoc-sidenote, and
Videos use the VideoJS video player, and are optimized for web using Handbrake.
Everything is written with the Neovim text editor.
I wrote extensively about how the website is edited, built, and published in the Markdown Websites project.