Back to WordPress

Four years ago, I migrated this blog from WordPress to Jekyll, with the intention of using whatever format I want to use inside Emacs… Subsequently, my posting rate dropped drastically to just 13 posts in 4 years!

I don’t think that was a coincidence. Tools matter.

I believe the speed and ease of writing dropped drastically. Even simple steps like using photos in a post meant using a separate tool such as Finder.app (on macOS) or command-line to move it to the right directory and then linking to it from the main post. In WordPress, that’s one drag-and-drop and done.

Similarly, no comments was demotivating as well. While there tends to be more nitpicking these days, I would still like to benefit from the wisdom of the crowds.

So now I have migrated back to WordPress. Let’s see how this goes.

 

2 Comments

  1. Was wondering what happened seeing less and less of your posts..

    Wishing a lot of them springing up in coming days as if to compensate.. (just dreaming.. there is no vat for deams yet.. :) )

    • Well, that and kid happened 🙃

      Thank you for the warm words. I wish to resume as well!

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