My blogging adventure this far

Like most of us I started out with Wordpress. After a few posts I was so annoyed by the UI, so I did what any developer would: I rolled my own blogging engine. Actually, I made two blog engines. One in PHP and one in Ruby on Rails.

The latter I learned in the process of writing the blog engine. I loved railes, and everything is fine with the current setup.

Why change platform again?

Simply because I love the notion of writing blog posts in markdown, and publish via git. It’s a wonderful and suitingly nerdy way to maintain my blog.

The process of posting with jekyll

Let’s create the post:

rake post title="Hello World"

Open the new file in an editor, and provide

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20 October 2012

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