Textalic is a simple, responsive jekyll theme focus on blogging. Here is a live demo.
Make sure you have set up jekyll correctly. See the official jekyll doc.
Clone this repo into to your local machine, then
cd to the root directory of
your local copy. Here is an overview of the project's file structure:
jekyll-theme-textalic ├── 404.html # 404 page ├── Gemfile ├── LICENCE ├── _config.yml # Main config ├── _data │ └── me.yml # Personal info config ├── _demo_series # A demo series, add series into series folder │ └── demo_series_post_1.md ├── _includes ├── _layouts ├── _posts │ └── 2019-12-25-Intro.md # Add new post here ├── _sass ├── about # About page ├── assets # images, fonts, css, js... │ ├── img │ │ ├── me.png # Replace with your own, showed in /about page ├── favicon.ico # Replace with your own ├── feed.xml ├── index.html ├── resume │ └── index.md # You may write your resume here. linked in /about page ├── search.json ├── series └── tag
Run the following command to install required gems defined in
$ bundle install
_data/me.yml to tweek the site configuration to your
need. See corresponding comments in these files for details.
You also should replace the
/assets/img/me.png file with
bundle exec jekyll serve --watch to run it locally.
You can begin writting your posts under
See Jekyll doc on posts.
Posts are automatically grouped under site's post/category and post/tag menu.
You can define post's category and tags in the post's front matter,
tags front matter block.
You can enable latex math support or asciimath support by adding
usemath: ascii front matter accordingly. Latex math notation must be wrapped
inside $$, and asciimath notation must be wrapped inside \`.
For detail configuration and math rendering result, see https://unifreak.github.io/jekyll-theme-textalic/demo/Blogging
Series are implemented using Jekyll's collections. To add new series, follow these steps:
Define a new collection in
collections configuration block:
collections: demo_series: output: true
Note that to make the change to
_config.yml take effects, you need to restart jekyll.
Create the series (aka collection) folder
/_demo_series. Note that the folder name begin with
By adding new post under the series folder, you add post under the corresponding series.