Things I’d like in a blog

What quarto is great at and what I’d like out of it.


Tuesday December 26, 2023

quarto has strengths and drawbacks

Other frameworks (like Hugo) are more flexible. But quarto offers a lot more out of the box and handles the stuff I really don’t want to have to think about.

A traditional Quarto

Things quarto is good at:

Things wish quarto were better at:

Things I’d like to do with my blog:

For now, what it offers widely covers what it doesn’t. Most blog templates don’t allow for search, custom listings, lists of tags, Twitter content, etc. For now, quarto offers 95% of what I need.


Bryan lives somewhere at the intersection of faith, fatherhood, and futurism and writes about tech, books, Christianity, gratitude, and whatever’s on his mind. If you liked reading, perhaps you’ll also like subscribing: