Refactored Telegram

It’s all just ones and zeros under the cover

Posts Only RSS Feed in Hugo

This blog is a static website generated using Hugo. Like most other static website generators, Hugo provides a lot of features out of the box, one of them being the generation of RSS feeds. I wanted to add a link to an RSS feed of the blog posts to the nav-bar. After trying the /index.xml, I noticed that it included entries for the static pages that are not themselves posts, like the About page.

I wanted to exclude these static pages them from the RSS feed. Here is how I did it.

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Hello World

Hello, and welcome to Refactored Telegram, a blog about my adventures in software development.

I have been meaning to start a blog dedicated to working in software for a while. As a professional developer and someone who builds side projects in his spare time, I occasionally write on the topic in my personal blog. But it felt a little strange interleaving my thoughts on the subject alongside my day to day blog entries. I felt it was necessary to put together a separate blog for posts that relates to my professional and personal work, which is the reason for the existence of this blog.

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