Pedicularis groenlandica

Wetlands and landscapes

Data science, water, isotopes, and ecosystems


Notes on using a custom domain to host the site

More notes on my journey towards static site domination.

Jason Mercer

5 minutes read

So far, in my minimal web development experience I’ve never setup a true website such that my site had it’s own domain. I’ve owned at least one domain in he past, but I only used that for email services. However, I’ve heard one can setup a GitLab (and GitHub, etc.) site with a custome domain. Since I already had a custom domain,, I thought I’d give setting up a custom domain a shot with the new site.

Hello Hugo (and blogdown)

Just a quick post using blogdown and Hugo.

Jason Mercer

1 minute read

This is just a quick post using some blogdown and Hugo functionalities. First I’m going to load some typical information I use for most of my knitted html documents:

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I am a PhD candidate at the University of Wyoming, studying mountain wetlandscapes.