What's new on this site?
Added blogpost recommendations
Added related posts after a blogpost based on the tags to increase engagement. Try a post!.
Combining custom likes with twitter likes
Added support for Webmentions to the blog. I'm combining likes and mentions from twitter with my custom likes from Fauna. Next up displaying replies/comments?
Updated theme toggle
In order to respect the visitors system preference a theme switcher should have at least 3 options (system, dark & light). I had super fun building this interactive switcher with Framer motion, try it out in the header!
Added blogpost tags
That's what you're looking at right now! 🎉 In the spirit of #buildinpublic I am now publishing the latest changes for this site in this changelog in addition to keeping the souce public on GitHub. If you want to see how a feature is built I've included the commit hashes and a link to the respective commit.
Since this website was released I have to date added 128 commits with various features and improvements. I've retrofitted this changelog with some of the major ones.
🔍 Added search to /blog
You can now search for posts on the blog to quickly find what you're looking for. It's also a great way for me to see what people are interested in reading about.Other changes:
- Use correct font in Notion content
- Fix notion pages getStaticPaths fallback
- Added code line highlightning via mdx-prism
- Added canonical urls to blogposts
- Improved newsletter signup page
🖼 Added images to all blogposts
The posts in the blog are now a lot more clickable!
👍 Added like button to blogposts
Show me what you enjoy by pressing the like button on blogposts! Built with Fauna inspired by Josh's post on page-counters.
💌 Added newsletter
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🎶 Add now playing widget to footer
Check out the original implementation by Lee Robinson.Other changes:
- Animated page transitions
- Added LICENSE
- Dynamic meta images
Add Hit-counter to blogposts
- Added RSS feed
- Added custom 404 page
- Added syntax highlightning to blog
- Added analytics
- Added social links to footer
- Dynamic meta images
⚡️ This site was born!
This website went live and was built with the following stack:
- CSS Modules