The aim for this site is to be simple, easy to read and easy to build. Great design for a web site puts the content first.
As you'd expect this site is created with Open Source software for the most part.
- Hosting by Webfaction
- Hosting by developers. Works faultlessly and has great documentation.
- Email by Runbox
- Secure off-shore and sustainable email services.
- Domain hosting and DNS by EasyDNS
- Great registrar which is easy and powerful. They also have important privacy tools.
- Site creation with Pelican
- Static site generation that is powerful and flexible.
- CSS design by Mark Reid
- Mark's site is simple and readable for long and short-form content. I've diverged a bit from his CSS, probably not in a good way!
- I'm using the Ubuntu font, provided by Google Fonts
- The Ubuntu font was desiged to be easy to read on screen all under a Free Software license.
- Disqus : Disqus is an off-site community discussion service. There are real advantages to this system for commenter and those adminstering comments - not least that you can see all your discussions across many sites. In two minds about this, Isso looks like a good alternative.
- Stats by xxx
- Some information here.