Dan Callaghan

So long, Wordpress!

I’ve just finished switching over from Wordpress to my own custom blogging app. It’s far from complete (and still lacks important features), but the code has been languishing in my homedir for a few months, so I figured the best way to motivate me to work on it more is to start using it.

I also took the opportunity to redo the design. It’s inspired by Mark Pilgrim’s own recent “minimalist” redesign, but I don’t think it’s quite as successful as his, sad to say. There are a few elements of the design which I’m still unhappy with (in particular the book covers, which I will probably just forget about altogether, considering how incomplete/inaccurate they are) so I will have to keep tweaking …

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