Testing Automatic Deployment with Wercker

While reiniting this website, I had some requirements in mind for easy workflow of adding a post. Yesterday, I spent some time on the awesome tutorial on Automated deployments with Wercker for Hugo contributed by Arjen Schwarz, which seemed promising.

Apart from a tiny status update, this is a test post I am writing using the familiar GitHub’s online editor. Let’s see how it goes…

EDIT: Couple of minutes later:

It worked!

Now, it’s not as fast as pushing the Publish button on my old Wordpress blog as it involves a build stage using Hugo to generate static HTML pages and then the deploy stage to sync them to S3, but then there is all this geekery (and learning) involved that I almost don’t mind it. :D

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