OK, I just have to express my amazement - I don’t even understand what a CD/CI thing is. I can feel what it is but I can not explain it to you. Somehow I managed to set it up using this sparse example.
This post was written in my text editor, generated with blop and then pushed to Gitlab from the ol’ terminal and then Gitlab did the rest in order to push the changes to Neocities. Amazing - I can now script this and work out a marvelous workflow.