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This site started with this JekyllJekyll
Set env variable PAGES_REPO_NWO to build on [[Netlify]]
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Posts by Year
{% raw %}
{% for post in site.posts %}
{% capture current_year %}{{ post.date | date: "%Y" }}{% endcapture %}
{% if current_year != previous_year %}
{% unless forloop.first %}
</ul>
{% endunless %}
<h2>{{ current_year }}</h2>
<ul>
...
template, created by Maxime VaillancourtMaxime Vaillancourt
Creator of the [[Digital Garden Jekyll Template]] https://github.com/maximevaillancourt/digital-garden-jekyll-template that runs this site.

https://maximevaillancourt.com/
Twitter @vaillancourtmax
Github https://github.com/maximevaillancourt/

. The ColophonColophon
Historically, a Colophon was “a statement at the end of a book, typically with a printer’s emblem, giving information about its authorship and printing” (via Google Dictionary).[[This site was last built: October 10, 2020::lmn]]
So, I keep notes on what software and other tools I use, in part as notes to myself.
My Blog ColophonBlog Colophon
It’s archives all the way down! The long(er) form content from the (original) blog.bmannconsulting.com has all been imported here. I swapped the domain to Micro.blogMicro.blog
https://micro.blog
A hosted microblogging service that uses [[Hugo]] static site generator underneath. Supports [[IndieWeb]], [[Micropub]], [[ActivityPub]] and more independent and open web protocols.
Founded by Manton Reece

I pay for an account to run my microblog.
[[Recommended]] for people who want to run a blog on their own domain, while still being able to cross post to Twitter, LinkedIn, Medium, and other platform spaces.
, and that’s where I post photos and short content. The ColophonColophon
Historically, a Colophon was “a statement at the end of a book, typically with a printer’s emblem, giving information about its authorship and printing” (via Google Dictionary).[[This site was last built: October 10, 2020::lmn]]
So, I keep notes on what software and other tools I use, in part as notes to myself.
My Blog ColophonBlog Colophon
It’s archives all the way down! The long(er) form content from the (original) blog.bmannconsulting.com has all been imported here. I swapped the domain to [[Micro.blog]], and that’s where I post photos and short content. The ColophonColophon
Historically, a Colophon was “a statement at the end of a book, typically with a printer’s emblem, giving information about its authorship and printing” (via Google Dictionary).[[This site was last built: October 10, 2020::lmn]]
So, I keep notes on what software and other tools I use, in part as notes to myself.
My [[Blog Colophon]] documents software & changes all the way to 2001.
bmannconsulting garden & gazebo (Sept 2020)
Well, WikiJS didn’t last long. The public site is back to ru...
page covers “this” site.
May 2020 - current
This blog is currently powered by Jekyll 4 hosted on Netlify. Netlify builds the site from a private git repo on Github.
I write short social posts on my phone via micropub. There are a variety of micropub clients y...
documents software & changes all the way to 2001.
bmannconsulting garden & gazebo (Sept 2020)
Well, WikiJS didn’t last long. The public site is back to ru...
page covers “this” site.
May 2020 - current
This blog is currently powered by Jekyll 4 hosted on Netlify. Netlify builds the site from a private git repo on Github.
I write short social posts on my phone via micropub. There are a variety of micropub clients y...
documents software & changes all the way to 2001.
bmannconsulting garden & gazebo (Sept 2020)
Well, WikiJS didn’t last long. The public site is back to ru...
has more details about how it has evolved.

Below, the contents of the original “Your first seed” note, which I deleted along with cats and consistency:


Welcome!

This is your first note. You’ll find it in the notes/ directory.

To link to another note, you can use regular Markdown syntax for links, with a relative link to the other note, like this: this is a link to a note about cats{: .internal-link}. Don’t forget to use the .internal-link class to make sure the link is styled as an internal link.

Note: I’m running GitHub flavoured CommonMark here, so you can also just paste in bare links and they will link automatically

Since the Web is all about HTML, you can always use plain HTML if you want, like this: This is the same note about cats as above.

Of course, you can also link to external websites, like this: this is a link to Wikipedia. Again, you can use plain HTML if you prefer.

Additionally, you can use Roam/wiki-style link syntax by wrapping a note’s title in double brackets, like this: ColophonColophon
Historically, a Colophon was “a statement at the end of a book, typically with a printer’s emblem, giving information about its authorship and printing” (via Google Dictionary).[[This site was last built: October 10, 2020::lmn]]
So, I keep notes on what software and other tools I use, in part as notes to myself.
My Blog ColophonBlog Colophon
It’s archives all the way down! The long(er) form content from the (original) blog.bmannconsulting.com has all been imported here. I swapped the domain to Micro.blogMicro.blog
https://micro.blog
A hosted microblogging service that uses [[Hugo]] static site generator underneath. Supports [[IndieWeb]], [[Micropub]], [[ActivityPub]] and more independent and open web protocols.
Founded by Manton Reece

I pay for an account to run my microblog.
[[Recommended]] for people who want to run a blog on their own domain, while still being able to cross post to Twitter, LinkedIn, Medium, and other platform spaces.
, and that’s where I post photos and short content. The ColophonColophon
Historically, a Colophon was “a statement at the end of a book, typically with a printer’s emblem, giving information about its authorship and printing” (via Google Dictionary).[[This site was last built: October 10, 2020::lmn]]
So, I keep notes on what software and other tools I use, in part as notes to myself.
My Blog ColophonBlog Colophon
It’s archives all the way down! The long(er) form content from the (original) blog.bmannconsulting.com has all been imported here. I swapped the domain to [[Micro.blog]], and that’s where I post photos and short content. The ColophonColophon
Historically, a Colophon was “a statement at the end of a book, typically with a printer’s emblem, giving information about its authorship and printing” (via Google Dictionary).[[This site was last built: October 10, 2020::lmn]]
So, I keep notes on what software and other tools I use, in part as notes to myself.
My [[Blog Colophon]] documents software & changes all the way to 2001.
bmannconsulting garden & gazebo (Sept 2020)
Well, WikiJS didn’t last long. The public site is back to ru...
page covers “this” site.
May 2020 - current
This blog is currently powered by Jekyll 4 hosted on Netlify. Netlify builds the site from a private git repo on Github.
I write short social posts on my phone via micropub. There are a variety of micropub clients y...
documents software & changes all the way to 2001.
bmannconsulting garden & gazebo (Sept 2020)
Well, WikiJS didn’t last long. The public site is back to ru...
page covers “this” site.
May 2020 - current
This blog is currently powered by Jekyll 4 hosted on Netlify. Netlify builds the site from a private git repo on Github.
I write short social posts on my phone via micropub. There are a variety of micropub clients y...
documents software & changes all the way to 2001.
bmannconsulting garden & gazebo (Sept 2020)
Well, WikiJS didn’t last long. The public site is back to ru...
. If the Roam-style link does not point to a valid note’s title, the double brackets will still be shown, like this: There is no note with this title.

Notice in the “Notes mentioning this note” section that there is another note linking to this note. This is a bi-directional link, and those are automatically created when you create links to other notes.

If you’re on a device with mouse support, try hovering your mouse on internal links to preview the notes: ColophonColophon
Historically, a Colophon was “a statement at the end of a book, typically with a printer’s emblem, giving information about its authorship and printing” (via Google Dictionary).[[This site was last built: October 10, 2020::lmn]]
So, I keep notes on what software and other tools I use, in part as notes to myself.
My Blog ColophonBlog Colophon
It’s archives all the way down! The long(er) form content from the (original) blog.bmannconsulting.com has all been imported here. I swapped the domain to Micro.blogMicro.blog
https://micro.blog
A hosted microblogging service that uses [[Hugo]] static site generator underneath. Supports [[IndieWeb]], [[Micropub]], [[ActivityPub]] and more independent and open web protocols.
Founded by Manton Reece

I pay for an account to run my microblog.
[[Recommended]] for people who want to run a blog on their own domain, while still being able to cross post to Twitter, LinkedIn, Medium, and other platform spaces.
, and that’s where I post photos and short content. The ColophonColophon
Historically, a Colophon was “a statement at the end of a book, typically with a printer’s emblem, giving information about its authorship and printing” (via Google Dictionary).[[This site was last built: October 10, 2020::lmn]]
So, I keep notes on what software and other tools I use, in part as notes to myself.
My Blog ColophonBlog Colophon
It’s archives all the way down! The long(er) form content from the (original) blog.bmannconsulting.com has all been imported here. I swapped the domain to [[Micro.blog]], and that’s where I post photos and short content. The ColophonColophon
Historically, a Colophon was “a statement at the end of a book, typically with a printer’s emblem, giving information about its authorship and printing” (via Google Dictionary).[[This site was last built: October 10, 2020::lmn]]
So, I keep notes on what software and other tools I use, in part as notes to myself.
My [[Blog Colophon]] documents software & changes all the way to 2001.
bmannconsulting garden & gazebo (Sept 2020)
Well, WikiJS didn’t last long. The public site is back to ru...
page covers “this” site.
May 2020 - current
This blog is currently powered by Jekyll 4 hosted on Netlify. Netlify builds the site from a private git repo on Github.
I write short social posts on my phone via micropub. There are a variety of micropub clients y...
documents software & changes all the way to 2001.
bmannconsulting garden & gazebo (Sept 2020)
Well, WikiJS didn’t last long. The public site is back to ru...
page covers “this” site.
May 2020 - current
This blog is currently powered by Jekyll 4 hosted on Netlify. Netlify builds the site from a private git repo on Github.
I write short social posts on my phone via micropub. There are a variety of micropub clients y...
documents software & changes all the way to 2001.
bmannconsulting garden & gazebo (Sept 2020)
Well, WikiJS didn’t last long. The public site is back to ru...

Images

Finally, you can display images using Markdown syntax, like this:

Next steps

If this template is useful to you in any way, consider donating to support my work.

This digital garden template is free, open-source, and available on GitHub here.

The easiest way to build your own digital garden based on this template is to read this step-by-step guide explaining how to set this up from scratch. If you need any help, my DMs are open on Twitter (@vaillancourtmax). đź‘‹

Go forth, have fun, and learn new something every day! ✌️