Setting up a Hugo blog + NGINX Server Configuration

Hugo is a static site generator that likes to boast of it’s speed. These are the two things that eventually won me over. It basically takes in your posts and spits out a website comprised of HTML, CSS, and javascript. This speeds up the browsing experience for the end user. In this post I’ll be going through how to set up a basic Hugo blog.

June 5, 2020 · 8 min · Dabbler

Installing a Ghost Blog on Ubunutu 20.04 (LTS) with MySQL 8

On my journey to find the blogging platform that I wanted to use, Ghost ended up being one of the top candidates I was considering. It’s very simple, lightweight, and easy to use. I decided to install it and give it a whirl to see what all the fuss was about.

May 31, 2020 · 8 min · Dabbler