The exciting news today is that the website is now being hosted on the custom domain ericsu.me and that gems have been added to utilize GitHub Pages’ support plugins! The plugins include support for emojis , @ mentions, and page redirection. In addition, a sitemap has also been generated automatically in the background by the jekyll-sitemap plugin.
As of June 4, 2015 the website was transferred to a responsive design that will allow mobile users to comfortably view and navigate the website on their devices without having to zoom in and out. This is a decision that was born from the industry necessity for websites to be mobile friendly in order to stay relevant and attract or keep users. Without a mobile friendly device, web pages are annoying to use for the millions of people who use their smartphones every day.
“State of the Website” is meant to summarize the progress that has been made in the development of this website and the work that is planned to continue its growth.