a dark, clean, and fast jekyll theme

  • is: a minimalist, dark, clean, and fast theme designed to get the flashy stuff out of the way and present an ideal writing and reading experience.

  • is not: a javascript monster with over-the-top animations that destroys page load times and viewing experience.


hey! thanks for checking out this jekyll theme. in this README you will find installation instructions, and some helpful hints/tips at getting your this theme set up and to your liking.

if you have any questions feel free to ask them either through my twitter, email, or bring up an issue.


add this line to your Jekyll site's Gemfile:

gem "warlock"

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

theme: warlock

and then execute:

$ bundle

or install it yourself as:

$ gem install warlock


add a post

create a new file in _posts with the following naming convention:


open the file and add front matter and start writing. check here for jekyll docs.

syntax highlighting

built in to jekyll with code snippet highlighting

open footer.html in _includes folder and modify the hrefs. (remove # and add the URL)


feel free to bring up an issue you're having, or fork it and push some changes to be reviewed.


(I Don't Give A Fuck Public License)

please see LICENSE.txt for more information.