This blog will outline what I see as differences between Hugo and Jekyll, some benefits and drawbacks of using Netlify vs. GitHub pages to host, and how to launch the Hugo Tranquilpeak theme from scratch. Why Hugo? One of my first posts was about blogging with Jekyll hosted on GitHub. About six months after writing that post, I hit a few bugs trying to debug it and got frustrated because I had already forgotten all of what I binge-learned earlier.
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Hello world. I wanted to start a blog. I wanted to set it up for free, use a custom URL (and not something.bloggingplatform.com), and be able to both blog and create tutorials. I didn’t mind it possibly being technical1. Enter Jekyll. If you want to get your blog in 10 minutes, skip to below. Why Blog with Jekyll? Here’s why you can and should blog with Jekyll (if you’re a data scientist):
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Bryan Whiting

father, innovator, data scientist

Data Scientist

Washington, D.C.