In recent weeks I’ve virtually followed 2 StartupWeekend events that took place in Bogota, Colombia that gave me a general ideal about the growth of the innovation ecosystem in the country and the new blood of entrepreneurs.
This week I started looking at how to modify or replace the “classic” theme that comes off-the-shelf with Octopress. I was positively surprised when I found the glorious 3rd party Octopress themes. I took the time to check most of them and it was great to see a consistent high-quality around most of them. Also, how easy it was to add them into the blog. On top of that, I added a few experimental performance settings to speed up the blog using the limited free infrastructure. Read on to get more details.
En días pasados tuve la oportunidad de escribir un artículo para la revista Mac Magazine Brasil en el que comparto mi perspectiva después de haber asistido a la copa del mundo en Brasil, narrando las similitudes que encuentro con Colombia alrededor del potencial que nuestros países tienen en un mundo donde las fronteras están cada vez más cerca.
Pode encontrar a versão no português aqui
I use RVMs to run ruby applications such as this blog and @Moovweb’s pre-release software built via ruby gems.
I’ve been asked in various occasions for recommendations and tips when traveling to Colombia. The people that know me, are aware that I talk a lot about Colombia and about my life growing in Bogota.