A simple, dark Jekyll theme.

Plaincheck - a simple, dark Jekyll theme


Add this line to your Jekyll site's Gemfile:

gem "plaincheck"

And add this line to your Jekyll site's _config.yml:

theme: plaincheck

And then execute:


Or install it yourself as:

gem install plaincheck


TODO: Write usage instructions here. Describe your available layouts, includes, sass and/or assets.


Bug reports and pull requests are welcome on GitHub at

This project is intended to be a safe, welcoming space for collaboration, so contributors are expected to adhere to the Contributor Covenant code of conduct.


To set up your environment to develop Plaincheck, run bundle install. It's now ready for any edits and testing you want!

To test it, run bundle exec jekyll serve and open your browser at http://localhost:4000. This starts a local server.

Remember: When the theme is released, only the files in _layouts, _includes, _sass and assets tracked with Git will be bundled. To add a custom directory to the gem, please edit the regexp in plaincheck.gemspec accordingly.


The theme is available as open source under the terms of the MIT License.