Academic-Minima is a Jekyll theme for academics. It is based on Jekyll's default theme but has been tweaked to be more appropriate for a personal academic website.
Add this line to your Jekyll site's Gemfile:
gem "academic-minima", git: "https://github.com/academicbio/academic-minima.git"
And add this line to your Jekyll site:
And then execute:
Then add a
css/main.scss file based on the following template, don't forget to include the frontmatter:
--- --- @import "academic-minima";
You can choose to override the
_includes/head.html file to specify a custom style path.
To enable Google Anaytics, add the following lines to your Jekyll site:
Google Analytics will only appear in production, i.e.,
Bug reports and pull requests are welcome on GitHub at https://github.com/jpallen/academic-minima. This project is intended to be a safe, welcoming space for collaboration, and contributors are expected to adhere to the Contributor Covenant code of conduct.
To set up your environment to develop this theme, run
To test your theme, run
bundle exec rake preview and open your browser at
http://localhost:4000. This starts a Jekyll server using your theme and the contents of the
example/ directory. As you make modifications to your theme and to the example site, your site will regenerate and you should see the changes in the browser after a refresh.
The theme is available as open source under the terms of the MIT License.