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Alberta Williams

I recently read the book Apprenticeship Patterns which advises programmers how to overcome the challenges that come with being and remaining self-taught and become better at what we do. Apprenticeship Patterns does not tell you how to write better code. What it does, is presents roadblocks you would encounter during your career with solutions to help you overcome them. An apprentice is someone that seeks to learn and get better at their craft. It [...]

If you would like to publish a personal website, start a blog, or host any other static website, Jekyll and GitHub Pages offer a minimalistic solution. Other options for building a website are website builders like SquareSpace or content management systems like Wordpress. Both provide templates to design your site and require you pay for hosting. The other option is to build your own content management system. But if you are lazy like me, that i [...]