All Articles in “pelican”

  1. Inline Read More Link in Python Using lxml

    on January 06, 2013 in technology about

    When dealing with displaying large html content, we need a way to generate its summary and a “read more” or “continue” link to the full article.

    This is a simple matter of truncating the html content at a defined maximum word count and adding the convenient ...continue

  2. Setting Menu Active State Using HTML and CSS

    on June 11, 2012 in technology about

    Setting menu active state should be simple in any programming languages or frameworks. Checking whether a page_id or an Object is the same as the current page in context is usually all that’s required.

    When using a template engine, such as jinja in Django or ...continue

  3. Creating a Blog with Python Pelican

    on June 06, 2012 in technology about

    Let’s move beyond the when and why of a personal blog of a web developer and discuss the what and how. The current trend seems to favor the static site generation route and I agree whole-heartedly. Static pages are easier and faster to host and ...continue

  4. Hello (Learning) World

    on May 28, 2012 in learning about

    Starting a personal blog is something I have wanted to do for a very long time. However, my priority list tends to favor non-personal action items.

    As a web developer, technology consultant and especially as a bootstrap startup enthusiast, it makes sense to produce work that ...continue