This is a great write up of getting Jekyll up and running on a VPS.  I am currently doing something fairly similar but without the stats capture (nice touch) and the Git integration.  I've been using Rsync which in turn has been playing havoc with file permissions (tough nut to crack), so I plan on spinning up a few more instances to try this technique out.

I will briefly describe the whole process of preparing Debian-based VPS server to host blog built using Jekyll static site generator.

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