Free themes are perfect if you're just starting out with Jekyll. Since they're free, you don't have to worry about choosing the wrong theme.
Github Pages Theme
These Jekyll themes all work great with Github Pages, allowing you to quickly get your site live without any hassle.
Landing Page Theme
Landing page themes are usually single-page themes where your product or company is the focus.
Portfolio themes are perfect if you're looking to show of your work.
A Jekyll version of the “Highlights” theme by HTML5 UP.
How to Use
For those unfamiliar with how Jekyll works, check out https://jekyllrb.com/ for all the details, or read up on just the basics of front matter, writing posts, and creating pages.
- GitLab: Simply fork this repository and start editing the
- GitHub: Fork this reposity and create a branch named
gh-pages, then start editing the
If you would like to report a bug, ask a question, request a feature, feel free to do so on the GitLab repository and I will be more than happy to help!
Alternatively, you can open an issue via email by emailing incoming+andrewbanchich/[email protected].
The GitHub repository is simply a mirror of the GitLab repository.
- Formspree.io contact form integration - just add your email to the
_config.yml and it works!
- Add your social profiles easily in
You can use the following custom parameters in
Original README from HTML5 UP:
Highlights by HTML5 UP
html5up.net | @ajlkn
Free for personal and commercial use under the CCA 3.0 license (html5up.net/license)
Just a fun little single pager I whipped up to test out my new scroll events plugin
(github.com/ajlkn/jquery.scrollex). Clean, simple, fully responsive, and loaded with
all the usual pre-styled elements. Enjoy :)
Demo images* courtesy of Unsplash, a radtastic collection of CC0 (public domain) images
you can use for pretty much whatever.
(* = Not included)
Feedback, bug reports, and comments are not only welcome, but strongly encouraged :)
[email protected].io | @ajlkn
PS: Not sure how to get that contact form working? Give formspree.io a try (it's awesome).
Font Awesome (fortawesome.github.com/Font-Awesome)
html5shiv.js (@afarkas @jdalton @jon_neal @rem)
Repository Jekyll logo icon licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.