So I switched to using markdown for writing and editing, but this did not sit well with Wordpress. So I moved on the idea of a SSG (static site generator), something that was new to me, but was an obvious move. I started with Jekyll but frustrations with logic led me to Eleventy. I started by learning how to use it.
Learn Eleventy From Scratch
by Andy Bell
In this Eleventy course, we go from a completely empty directory to a full-blown marketing site for a design agency, and along the way, we dive really deep into Eleventy and front-end development best practices.
That was a great help and led me to all sorts of realisations and discoveries. I was already using Cloudflare for my dns so it was simple to use Cloudflare Pages for hosting to deployed site.
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