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README.md

wwblog

My personal blog, based on Middleman.

Development

Middleman is a static site generator. But to build and run it:

$ middleman build
$ middleman server

Then point ye olde browser at http://localhost:4567.

Deployment

Deployment is to a Heroku app called williewheeler. See this post for more information on how setup and deployment works.

(Update: I ended up modifying the deployment to use Puma per this post.)

To deploy, just push to Heroku's git repo:

$ git push heroku master

Behind the scenes, Heroku will run

$ rake assets:precompile

which runs the Middleman build. (That's how we avoid committing the build assets to Git.)

Then to see the site:

$ heroku open