So I finally decided to do it, after thinking about it at least a dozen times: I switched from using Wordpress to Hugo for my blog. I watched most of my online friends do it too the last couple of years. And all but a few ended up with a static generated site (with Jekyll, GitHub Pages or Hugo) but were pretty excited about the results.
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