For the old eightface readers, there’s a posts feed available if you’d only like to see longer form stuff and not the life updates.
My blog turned 18 last week. It’s now old enough to vote. I marked the occasion by moving it from eightface.com to davekellam.com 🎂🎈🎉
Sorted out how to generate a post title and slug from the body content when you save a post. Useful for micro blogs that don’t really need the title field.
So it seems underscores currently has a platform agnostic solution for sass. Will need to sort out something to generate the css, one of my gulp or grunt scripts, or maybe just CodeKit for now.
Added a colophon to the site
I am remembering the use of animated gifs to indicate that your site was under construction. Is that still a thing?
Posted to Twitter for the first time in a long time tonight. Part of starting to post here. Will sort out how to crosspost at some point.
A rough guide for setting up WordPress as a microblog. It’s definitely possible to do with default themes and off-the-shelf components. I’m going to dork out and customize it. The source will be available.
Starting to customize the theme to work as a micro blog. It always seems to start with my local development environment no longer working. Live cowboy coding used to be so easy, but copy-paste or multi-undo version control sort of sucks.