A blog about pinball and programming. Not necessarily in that order.

Introducing the Table of the Week

Welcome. If you're reading this, you're probably a member of my Xbox Club, Pinaholics Anonymous. Thanks for joining!

Discovering Static Site Generators

Let me start with a confession: I only discovered Static Site Generators about six months ago, when a friend introduced me to Jekyll. As a veteran web developer with experience working in Content Management Systems of all shapes and sizes (hell, I think I'm one of the three people who actually tried to beat ez Publish into shape), it seemed like a revelation. A tool that let me focus on writing, and have it handle all the grunt work, and the final output would be a collection of plain HTML pages with no complicated server backend? Sign me up! Why didn't anyone tell me about this sooner?

The Tri-State Super Selfie League

Season 2 of the Tri-State Super Selfie league is here. Selfie League is one of my favorite formats; there's not a lot of pressure and there is a lot of flexibility to play at your own pace.