timwasson

Grabbing Instagram pics without using the API

For this here site you're reading this on, I wanted to very simply grab the latest few Instagram pics I'd taken and display them as a background image on the homepage jumbotron. I dug into the Instagram API which seems like it would've worked, but it also...

Moving to 11ty

My last entry was all about moving to Metalsmith and a static site generator. Well, Metalsmith, for all its strengths, wasn't a good fit for my little blog. All the plugins necessary for RSS, pagination, twig templates, and more made a simple SSG build...

Leaving Drupal. Indy Web FTW

It's been several years since I've blogged consistently. But I rediscovered my love of web technologies with the Indy Web Movement and static site generators. This new site is built with wonderful static HTML! Just like when I was in high school, building...