Observant readers of this blog will notice that I’ve done a little spring cleaning around here.
I tried to make the design feel more contemporary by making it simpler, and more readable, especially on a mobile phone or tablet. I’ve also tried to make the site load much faster. I’ve tried to make it easier to leave comments. And I want to do a better job of managing photos: to ensure that pictures have credits and text alternatives for people whose sight is impaired.
It turns out to be quite complicated to sort out a design that works for such a wide range of screen sizes. I customized the new WordPress TwentyFifteen theme by hand.
For those who are interested, there is more technical detail about the site here.