A brand new blog for 2016

A new year gave me an itch to scratch. For years I had been running a pretty standard setup when it came to blogging.

It was as vanilla a setup as one can get, running on a $10/month Linode instance out of their datacenter in Atlanta. I never used the VM much other than for keeping what was an almost-completely static blog. I never had any issues with it. I just wanted to try something new.

The new setup:

I save $5/month and run what I consider a more secure, simpler alternative. We’ll see how this goes.