Building static blog/website using Hugo Dec 06, 2018 Recently i have set-up this blog using Hugo. I was able to do it over a weekend. It was a fun & rewarding experience. If you are interested in setting up a static blog/website all you have to do is follow these 6 simple steps 1) Select your theme Hugo has a wide variety of themes to select from. Pick your favorite here 2) Setting it up locally ...
Side Project (Bookmarking App) Dec 01, 2018 Why i built my own Bookmarking app ( lynks.in ) Its 2018 and bookmarking apps have been mainstream since at-least last 10 years. There are plenty of options available in the market already, so why exactly do we need yet another bookmarking app ? Let’s see I have been a heavy bookmark user since last many years. Needless to say that i have tried variety of bookmarks app over the years yet i always felt that none of them provides all the functionalities that i always wanted. ...
Docker 101 Jan 28, 2018 WHAT IS DOCKER ? To put it simply, Docker is a way of packing & distributing software. WHY DO WE NEED DOCKER ? Let’s say your are building a Python application using Django. You can provide list of Python dependencies/packages needed for the project inside requirements.txt file. Let’s say one of the dependency is celery. For celery to work it will need a backend ( let’s say we are using rabbitmq as backend for celery) For the project to work on a system you will have to install rabbitmq separately. ...