After 5 years without an update, this website was woefully out of date — especially the information about my iOS apps, some of which had been removed from the App Store in the meantime. So it was high time for a refresh.
However, Octopress, my previous blogging engine, did not really seem to be maintained anymore. Also, I had been using React and React Native exclusively for all UI development work in the last two years, so I wanted a React-based solution. I therefore decided to rebuild this site with Gatsby, a React-based static site generator.
For a fresh new look, I took the Hexo Icarus theme and adapted it to Gatsby.
I am very pleased with the result, especially the speed when navigating around the site. As the Gatsby website describes it: