Drone.io is a simple to use tool for automating continuous integration/continuous deployment that you can also self-host! Automating testing and deploying lets developers focus more on coding, and less on the hassle of manually monitoring changes and making sure everyone’s changes work nicely with each other. In this post I will go over how to set up Drone.
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.