Articles tagged with: Blogging
Why use Jekyll as a blogging platform?
Why I chose to use Jekyll, a static blog generation app, to power this site rather than something like Wordpress.
Categories v tags on blogs
How should we use categories and tags on a blog? I offer some suggestions in this article and I think categories should represent a different grouping of information to tags.
Medium demonstrates why you should publish independently
An article from TechCrunch about the Medium blogging platform and how it has changed the rules, screwing some publishers in the process.
Controlling your own creative content and IndieWeb
Why you should maintain control of your creative content on the internet via your own website and the blueprint provided by IndieWeb.
Medium stops supporting custom domains
Medium deprecates custom domain support, which is just another way to maintain control of your content in my opinion.
Schema.org for a blog
How I use schema.org markup on a blog. A combination of WebSite, Blog, Article and BlogPosting, and things like Product and Review to generate rich snippets.
Schema markup for a blog (Part 2)
My (revised) version of how to markup a blog with schema so that the relevant properties and relationships are properly defined.
Title case v sentence case
I changed my blog titles from title case to sentence case but I still don't know which I prefer.
The Tumblr acquisition
An interview with Automattic's CEO about their takeover of the Tumblr microblogging platform.