Many developers and designers have chosen to use Jekyll, a static-page generator, for some of their web-based projects for its ease of use and simple design. In this post, we will be building a minimal blog with the help of Jekyll. This post is intended to be read by programming beginners who want to build a blog “the hacker way”.
It’s kind of hard to imagine living without today’s streaming services, but at one point people had to actually leave home to find the movies they wanted to watch. This post discusses some nostaglic feelings I have around visiting Blockbuster Video stores when I was a kid. I decided to write this post after watching the new Captain Marvel trailer which features Carol Danvers, our hero, crash landing into a Blockbuster Video signifying the time the movie takes place, the nineties.