META Post - Blog Infrastructure

Static Website Generation

I write all my posts in markdown and use jekyll to generate a static HTML/JS website. I use a modifed version of the Sidey Theme Sidey Theme.

Version Control

All code and content is stored and pushed to a private GitLab repo.


Simple website analytics are collected through the personal version of

Domain Hosting is registered on

Website Hosting

I use a free account to host It is a static website. That’s why it’s so SNAPPY and FAST!


The Gitlab repo is connected to my Netlify account. Whenever I push a change to ‘Master’ in Gitlab that creates a post commmit hook to Netlify to rebuild and deploy the website with the latest code.

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