Recommendations for GSL

07 January 2024

In the field of electrical work, my weekly updates on GSL Electric's shop provide a fascinating glimpse into the day-to-day experiences of an electrician apprentice. As we navigate through the insights shared over the past few weeks, it becomes apparent that GSL is on the brink of exciting opportunities and growth. In light of these experiences, we'll explore several recommendations that could potentially elevate GSL's operations, fostering a more streamlined, tech-savvy, and employee-centric environment.

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Just A Nerds Christmas Snow

04 December 2023

I wanted to add a bit of flair to the site for the holidays, and what better way than some snow? Snowfall has always been one of my favorite things about winter. The cold and silent days blanketed in a sound muffling slurry has been my contemplative time of the year for as long as I can remember. For those that don't get snow this time of year and don't have the opportunity to visit it nearby, come visit JustANerds.Site at the home page for some soothing snow (and possibly some public domain Christmas music). What I really want to do with this post is explain how you can also get this simple snow effect on your own site! Available on GitHub

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WonderCMS: A Lightweight Marvel in Content Management

02 December 2023

When it comes to content management systems (CMS), WonderCMS stands out as a lightweight yet powerful solution that has gained popularity for its simplicity, speed, and ease of use. This article will delve into the reasons behind WonderCMS's appeal, its licensing model, a glimpse into its history, an overview of available plugins, and a step-by-step guide on how to install and run WonderCMS on Debian GNU/Linux using Nginx as the web server.

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Embracing Freedom with the MIT and BSD Licenses

30 November 2023

While both permissive and copyleft licenses have their merits, the permissiveness of licenses like the MIT License and the BSD licenses offers distinct advantages for the programming community. The flexibility and minimal constraints of these licenses encourage collaboration, innovation, and the integration of open source components into a wide array of projects, including proprietary ones. Microsoft's VSCode and the FreeBSD operating system stand as prime examples of how permissive licenses can drive the success of widely adopted and influential projects.

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Keep Moving Forward

29 November 2023

Greetings! Fellow tech enthusiasts and curious minds, It's been a rollercoaster of change here at JustANerds.Site, and I'm excited to share the journey with you. Recently, I faced an unexpected twist that led to the loss of my GhostCMS site hosted on a Digital Ocean droplet. But as they say, every cloud has a silver lining, and in this case, it led me to reconfigure the website on an AWS EC2 instance with a new perspective – embracing the lightweight and versatile WonderCMS.

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