Adding a tags page

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I’ve wanted to add a tags page to the blog. However, all of the solutions I’d found required running a plugin or doing a lot of manual work that resulted in an off-line generated site being checked in to GitHub. Since this blog runs under GitHub Pages a plugin-based... Read more

Bootstrap 4 carousel caption placement

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The standard Bootstrap carousel component is great and for most scenarios the default styling and position of the caption and indicators is fine. However, there are times when you want the caption and indicators to be shown below the image instead of being overlayed on it. In Bootstrap 3, this... Read more

Performance in managed applications

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In 2006 I wrote, but apparently never published a blog post (it’s now published) talking about performance in .NET managed applications. In some ways, not much has changed in the last 13 years about writing efficient code. You still need to have an understanding of the performance cost of... Read more

Running Jekyll on WSL

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Almost 3 years ago I decided to move my blog to a GitHub repository. A few days ago, I needed to make some minor enhancements to it and also set up another blog. When I first set up my blog, it wasn’t an entirely straightforward or easy process to... Read more

My Fit in February Progress

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A few days ago I blogged about starting the Fit In February Challenge. Since then, my son and I are both participating in the challenge with daily stretches (mostly focused on the calf, hamstrings, and inner thighs) and some basic body weight exercises. For the body weight exercises, we’re... Read more