Static Sites With Bash
I chose to write in markdown, and convert to html with lowdown.
I host my site on GitHub pages, so
docs/ has to be the entry point. Markdown formatted posts go into
posts/, get converted into html, and end up in
docs/index.html, something like this:
Most static site generators recommend dropping image assets into the site source itself. That does have it’s merits, but I prefer hosting images separately:
sed to produce nice titles from the file names (removes underscores, title-case), and
date(1) to add the date to each post listing!
I'm Akshay, I go by nerd or nerdypepper on the internet.
I am a compsci undergrad, Rust programmer and an enthusiastic Vimmer. I write open-source stuff to pass time. I also design fonts: scientifica, curie.