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Saturday 23rd January, 2021 #

  • Survey claims 62% of Apple TV+ subscribers are on a free trial as Apple builds its content catalog - And apparently only 30% expect to continue with their subscription after the free trial ends, Disney+ had a 48% continue rate
  • How To Migrate From WordPress To The Eleventy Static Site Generator - The crux is to create an XML export from Wordpress, then run a special CLI tool on the export to turn all the posts into Markdown files, then you can easily re-style the site to build using Eleventy
  • How to Set Environment Variables in Linux and Mac - The Missing Manual - You can do a lot of cool things with environment variables on Linux / Mac systems, they are a core concept of the operating systems, this article covers many of the important angles
  • The Complete Developer's Guide to Airtable - This workflow tool has popped up on my radar a few times recently, I don’t know that much about it currently, hoping to get time to go through this article in more detail later
  • How I Build JavaScript Apps In 2021 - A fairly advanced javascript developer reviews his current very pragmatic approach to programming for the web, some insightful observations, good tips, I enjoyed reading this level headed piece that has been shaped by years of experience