Category Archives: Blog Development

Returning to the Moon: Mapping Probe

With the Hexo static-page generation scheme, each page/post is in a (sub-) folder with its permalink name and an index.html file to be served as the page.  This allows other artifacts/assets to be in the same folder.  That’s handy for … Continue reading

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Returning to the Moon: Coms Chatter

I’m now seeking small changes that give me important improvements in the Hexo-generated revitalization of Spanner Wingnut’s Muddleware Lab, still in proof-of-concept position.   Tracking down some great tips by John Stevenson, I am eager to confirm a one-liner configuration change … Continue reading

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Returning to the Moon: Project Inspection Report

Following some serious scrutiny and confusion over nomenclature, I managed to disentangle use of wingnut/ as the folder having the refactored blog creation and wingnut/ as the full authoring folder in which the blog is produced from just the public/ … Continue reading

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Returning to the Moon: Down-range Com Checks

With the successful static test, it is time to begin customizing the blog for the desired full functioning.  I start with two small items. Enabling “asset folders.” use of source folders with the same names as posts for collecting post-/page-specific … Continue reading

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Returning to the Moon: Static Test

After restarting with a fresh setup of the wingnut/ blog authoring folder, the first modifications are enough to have the blog appear with the correct identification and configured for the destination web site. Just-Enough Initial Configuration The next step is … Continue reading

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Returning to the Moon: Vertical Assembly Scaffolding

Having constructed and used authoring folders for Hexo a few times now, I see that it would be good to start with a clean slate.  I will work forward from the default setup until I have a customized blog theme … Continue reading

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Returning to the Moon: Launch-Pad Repaving

[update 2017-10-25T14:43Z with touch-up of preamble] I’ve demonstrated two important end-to-end capabilities for migration to static generated blogs. A Hexo authoring folder can be customized for replacement blogs that, when generated, can be uploaded to my webserver along-side the legacy … Continue reading

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