Using Dropbox with Statamic to manage your linux webserver

Recorded on April 16th, 2014

I have been working with Statamic lately moving away from Wordpress. In case you haven’t herd of Statamic before, it is completely database free.

Statamic is:

An entirely new kind of CMS.

I kinda like it a lot because it is ALL file based and easy to modify. I like the fact that I can easily edit all of the files without a GUI to make the necessary site changes so this was a nice… read more

Export Wordpress Content for Statamic

Recorded on April 14th, 2014

Wordpress to Jekyll Exporter

As I just found out this same plugin works rather nicly for preparing your content for Statamic as well. The below is pulled directly from the readme …

Features

  • Converts all posts, pages, and settings from WordPress for use in Jekyll
  • Export what your users see, not what the database stores (runs post content through the_content filter prior to export, allowing third-party plugins to modify the output)
  • Converts all post_content to Markdown Extra… read more

Add WordPress Menu Description

Recorded on November 24th, 2009

So I have been thinking about a blog redesign for a little while. I am not really happy with the current design so I have been keeping my eye on things that I like and how I can incorporate it into my design.

One of the things that has been catching my eye was the descriptive text in the WordPress menus of some sites. Some examples can be see in WooThemes in both the free read more