Using Hugo to Build a Better Blog

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When I needed another outlet to begin blogging about another product we’re working on, I reached for another standard WordPress install. It’s what I’ve come to know over the past couple years and while I’ve never felt satisfied with it — it worked well enough to let me focus on writing. Before I started the WP install,… Read more »

Run Cron Jobs on AWS with Cronally

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Scheduling tasks to run at particular times is a fairly common occurrence when developing web applications. Cleaning out old session data, generating reports, flushing queues, checking job statuses, and sending emails are just a few examples of tasks that either need to run at specific times or might not have another event to trigger them.