Medium Is Bad. Stop Using It

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    Check out, it is quite similar to the app you're describing. (it's not Hugo-based, but similarly outputs a static site and is free and open-source)

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  • Medium

    A Golang SDK for Medium's OAuth2 API

    I was getting so many paywalled medium articles in Google searches that I removed them with uBlock:


    If they aren’t paywalled, they’ll hijack ctrl+c in code snippets and give you the option to tweet the snippet. Like what the actual fuck, I’ll find it elsewhere if I don’t figure it out on my own.

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