Posted on 2020-06-16
This article announces a new version of this blog. Available right now!
In my previous article, I said that "seeing how easy writing a static site generator was made me want to write one for my blog," and that's what I did! I initially wrote a very long article to tell the whole story, but then I decided I didn't want to have such a long article here. Here's a short version.
Basically, I used a small subset of all the features pelican provides. Writing my own software gives me more control. However, with great power comes great ownership of the code, since I doubt anyone else is going to touch my code. But I like it.
Here's a short list of the changes: