Moving to Wyam
I'm in the process of rejigging out my web portfolio (website, email servers etc), and since my day job involves using AWS, I figured now was a good time to begin moving there. I'm also about to embark on some electronics projects, and I wanted to have somewhere to write about what I'm doing. I really don't use my personal site much, so I figured I wanted something simple and static(ish) that I could serve from S3, perhaps with a lambda function or two at some point.
Having seen what other people are doing with the likes of Jekyll, I thought I'd go for a statically generated site too. Being a .NET developer, I wondered what there was in the way of site generator engines that ran on top of .NET Core. A quick search found Wyam, and a Blog post from Scott Hanselman exploring it a little.
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