Articles tagged as “blog”

Removing the comments from this website

I’ve taken the step to removed the comments from my website. In this article I’ll give some stats and offer a bit of an explanation.

New blog backend

Recently I changed the way this website is hosted, served and deployed. I’ll describe what I changed and why I did so.

New home for this site

Since early April 2013 this blog has moved from a shared hosting environment to a VPS.

CloudFlare experiment

For about a month I have served this website using the CloudFlare free plan. This article describes what I observed.

Migrating to Acrylamid

In the last year several people I know or follow have switched to a static weblog. I was in the middle if a redesign myself and thought it was a great opportunity to investigate the concept. The result: I replaced Django with Acrylamid for this site.

Migrating django.contrib.comments to Disqus

As of today I am using Disqus for comments on this site. This meant that I had to migrate the old comments (which used django.contrib.comments) to Disqus. Here’s a short description of how I did this.