Gesko is a simple and minimalistic jekyll blogging theme.


Simple and minimal Jekyll blog. Forked from Asko. Original theme from Sidey.


  • Responsive Design
  • Dark/Ligh theme 🌗
  • Inline CSS
  • Anchor headings
  • Tags & Tag pages
  • 404 page
  • Robots.txt 🤖
  • Atom & Json feeds 📡
  • Sass
  • About page, with Timeline! 🗣️
  • PageSpeed and w3Validator tests PASSED ✔️
  • Search bar 🔎
  • Next & Previous Post ⏮️ ⏭️
  • Automatic/Manual reading time estimation 🕐
  • Disqus section (optional) ✍️



Be sure to have all you need before running anything.

Run local server:

$ git clone
$ cd Gesko
$ bundle install
$ bundle exec jekyll build
$ bundle exec jekyll serve

Navigate to localhost:4000. You're Welcome, Fork and be Stargazer. If you want to upload it to Github Pages, remember to update the _congif.yml and if you are going to upload in a repo called, remember to update the {{ site.baseurl }} to {{ site.url }} . Note that there is also a gtag in the _layouts/default.html, you should remove it.

To create new tag, create a folder in tag/ with the name of the new one. In this folder add an index.html file and just add this header:

layout: tag
tag: yourNewTag

Then build again and you're ready!!


Yeaaa feel free to open a pull request.

If you see any typos or formatting errors in a post, or want to helping reduce backlogs or any other issue that needs to be addressed, please do not hesitate to open a pull request and fix it!, please read contributing before PR.


This project is open source and available under the MIT License.