make a string url-safe

When running devops scripts (among other things), we often need to get a url-safe representation of an arbitrary string. This is commonly known as “url slug” by the average netizens. As my JavaScript is better than my bash, and npx is more universally available than my capability to master both Windows and Linux shell scripts, […]

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On doing business

There was this article I read a few days ago suggesting that one of the things you should do in life is to at least once run a business of your own. You know, big, small, large, tiny, from selling seashells to real estates, doing so will give you a taste of being the boss, […]

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Sth. personal

Say, more than 80% of the web is WordPress, or WordPress-based. I gotta admit that I believe this. Strongly. Building my own web / blog isn’t something beyond my capabilities, but, sincerely, why bother doing that when I’ve got something so fine-tuned for personal blogging at my own disposal? Instead of trying to make time […]

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