To start you own blog, simply git clone the repository on github. You could also press the "fork" button on github.
git clone https://github.com/anandubajith/squared.git
Then you will need to edit the _config.yml file at the root of repository.
To add your own posts, add a file to the _posts directory which has the name year-month-day-title.md.
Note - the file does not have to be markdown.
To publish the post, just
git push it to your own github repo and your set!
Things to change on
There is a config file at the root called
_config.yml. By Default it looks like:
name: Squared Theme markdown: redcarpet permalink: /:title disqus-id: anandu url: http%3A%2F%2Fanandu.info twitter-username: anandubajith author: Anandu
You will need to change
author. All others are optional, Here is what the variables mean.
name - The name of your jekyll site.
markdown - The preferred markdown to use.
permalink - the permalink to use for your posts.
disqus-id - the disqus id, if not set comments will not be shown.
url - The parsed URL of your site.
twitter-username - Your Twitter username , used while sharing.
author - Your Name!!.
For more information on Jekyll, visit their wiki on github.
For more information on github pages: http://pages.github.com.
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