Syntax highlighting in fenced code blocks in Vim

2nd March 2015 11:25 pm

Just thought I'd share a little trick I picked up recently. As you may know, GitHub flavoured Markdown (which I use for this blog) supports…

Extending our Node.js and Redis chat server

2nd March 2015 11:03 pm

In this tutorial, we're going to extend the chat system we built in the first tutorial to include the following functionality: Persisting…

Switching to my own static site generator

15th February 2015 6:11 pm

As you may have seen if you're visiting the site, I've finally switched over from Octopress to the static site generator I've been working…

Building a chat server with Node.js and Redis

31st December 2014 2:10 pm

One of the more interesting capabilities Redis offers is its support for Pub/Sub. This allows you to subscribe to a specific channel, and…

My first Grunt plugin

28th December 2014 5:04 pm

A while back, I mentioned that I'd written a Yeoman generator for creating a flat HTML blog, called generator-simple-static-blog . For this…