Lessons from making idea.junglecoder.com
- This took me 4 days of spare time and borrowed sleep time to finish. That didn't count a decent amount of distraction in there, but still, it stands as a note of how long something like this can take.
- Nginx basic auth is awesome for personal stuffs
- Erlang is kinda cool
- Low-styles HTML can be very utilitarian.
- Using functions for HTML generation gave me a very easy way to modify the base CSS for this site. I think this is an example of the type of programming that akkartik likes to practice (copy/paste heavy).
- This site is still rather rough on mobile