Elliot Jackson (@_eej) created a wonderful blog post about productivity, which I shameless stole. Productivity is something that we all strive for but can never seem, to fully achieve it (at least that’s my case). I have been studying my workflow recently and have noticed a few of things that I was losing a lot of time on. I have also come across apps that have sped me up tenfold. Here are a few...
Abbé Pierre - Bio →
In 1949, he founded the Emmaus movement, which has the goal of helping poor and homeless people and refugees. [[MORE]] Abbé means abbot in French, and is also used as a courtesy title given to Catholic priests in French-speaking countries. He was one of the most popular figures in France, but had his name removed from such polls after some time.
A chat about Pierre
Me: Any idea where the name Pierre comes from?
Internets: Pierre is a masculine given name. It is a French form of the name Peter
Me: Sorted, anything else I should know?
Internets: Pierre originally means "rock" or "stone" in French (derived from the Greek word "petros" meaning "stone, rock", via Latin "petra").
We never taste happiness in perfection, our most fortunate successes are mixed...– Read more http://www.brainyquote.com/quotes/authors/p/pierre_corneille.html#WK2hijAqLO0FLMax
Example of Pre & Prettyprint
This is an example of some code, highlighted with Prettyprint! <ul> <li><a href="/">Home</a></li> <li><a href="/random">Random</a></li> <li><a href="/archive">Archive</a></li> <li><a href="/ask">Ask Me</a></li> </ul> To find out more about Prettyprint...
Chris Hough (@chrishough) a loyal user of my ‘Focus’ theme asked about Github:gist embed support for Tumblr themes. He let me know about this little thing: https://gist.github.com/1395926 so I added support for it. Below are examples of gist embeds! [[MORE]] This is Gist One https://gist.github.com/4248681 This is Gist Two https://gist.github.com/3839213
At the Earth’s Core
A moment later I was standing before a dozen Mahars - the social investigators of Phutra. They asked me many questions, through a Sagoth interpreter. I answered them all truthfully. They seemed particularly interested in my account of the outer earth and the strange vehicle which had brought Perry and me to Pellucidar. I thought that I had convinced them, and after they had sat in silence for a...
So let’s say I write a text-only post. Since there’s no photo attached to the post (to be used on the front page), it could be optional to put one in here using inline HTML.[[MORE]]An HTML graphic or a static image could be used on the front page where projects are being presented. The problem Fusce orci dolor, suscipit eu mollis et, tincidunt vitae ligula. Duis congue tincidunt...
An example of a Spotify embed!