Vim plugins, automating deployment strategies with Ansible, getting started with Pelican, plus Linux, Joplin, Python, and more fresh reads

Vim plugins, automating deployment strategies with Ansible, getting started with Pelican, plus Linux, Joplin, Python, and more fresh reads

We round up the most popular articles from the past week.

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Top 10 from last week:

web development and design, desktop and browser

Expand Vim's capabilities and improve your workflow with these five plugins for writing code.
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Use automation to eliminate time sinkholes due to repetitive tasks and unplanned work.
document sending

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Pelican is a great choice for Python users who want to self-host a simple website or blog.
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Live video streaming is incredibly popular—and it's still growing. Platforms like Amazon's Twitch...
hands programming

Learn how open source tools can help you be more productive in 2019. First up, the Joplin note-...
Raspberry Pi and Python

Teacher, programmer, and author Peter Farrell explains why teaching math with Python works better...

Play your favorite classic Nintendo, Sega, and Sony console games on Linux.

Looking for a new job in the new year? These interviewing tips should help you stand out—in a good...
kids in a classroom learning about Raspberry Pi programming

Block ads with pi-hole, build your own NAS, meet the B+ and A+, and more.

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Rikki Endsley - Rikki Endsley is a community architect and editor for Opensource.com. In the past, she worked as the community evangelist on the Open Source and Standards (OSAS) team at Red Hat; a freelance tech journalist; community manager for the USENIX Association; associate publisher of Linux Pro Magazine, ADMIN, and Ubuntu User; and as the managing editor of Sys Admin magazine and UnixReview.com. Follow her on Twitter at: @rikkiends.