Deploying a blog using Gitlab Pages and Hugo

Easier than ghost.

Honestly, it is pretty easy, just use the built-in template from gitlab.com, You can redirect your DNS entry for your website to the yourusername.gitlab.io and it will load the proper pages, it is also free of cost. so its a quick way to save 5 bucks a month! Although as someone who has not used hugo before, that was a bit of a learning curve. Another part that is a bit awkward is SSL certificates, soon I will have this website under HTTPS, but since all content here is static and public knowledge. [Read More]