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About this site

I’ve had a website at since late 1997. Here’s the Internet Archive’s first version, from June 1998. Before that I had a website at from 1995, which is archived here.

This current site, launched in 2018, contains all the content from previous versions of the site, from 2000 onwards, when I first started a weblog here. I wrote about creating the site’s code in this blog post. Pages containing writing from earlier versions retain their original designs:

Screenshots of seven versions of the website
18 years of templates

This site is written in the python framework Django and hosted on Mythic Beasts. The code I’ve written is available on GitHub, including:

The HTML and CSS is, in parts, adapted from Bootstrap. I have created a pattern library of the elements used across the site.