Previously, Buttondown's changes were in the form of a changelog, hosted generously by the fine folks over at Headway.
Headway is great, but as Buttondown matures there's a lot more content and writing that needs to develop around it, stuff like:
This stuff requires a level of sophistication (or, if not sophistication, etymological complexity) that connotes my favorite three-letter word: CMS.
Choosing a CMS these days is just as fraught and hairy of a decision as choosing a tech stack (hell, it is choosing a tech stack), and I batted around a number of options:
Meanwhile, I've had Ghost bookmarked for ages. It offers a lot of great quality-of-life stuff out of the gate:
And so, yeah! Buttondown's blog runs on Ghost. I'm excited to explore Ghost's ecosystem more — it's been a delight to work with thus far — and as always, feel free to email me if you have any questions about the platform.