Development paused (11/11/2016)
Since Jekyll has recently moved to gem-based themes, my method for including an install-less Jekyll conflicts with the direction they are taking.
It also (in my opinion) adds more obstacles to the learning steps that a beginner might take in learning to build for the web, which goes against the general mission I gave myself with Little Jekyll.
To use gem-based themes with Little-Jekyll
Any gem-based theme can be converted to the "old" way of including theme files in your repo: Converting gem-based themes to regular themes
A desktop app to manage Jekyll websites, overview and control your Jekyll processes.
In two terminal sessions:
npm run hot-serverfor live-reloading
npm run start-hotfor Electron to start in hot mode. The front-end components will auto-reload.
npm run packagedoes a test packaging of the Darwin (OS X) distributable.
npm run package-alldoes Windows, Linux (x86, x64), and Darwin.
License and acknowledgements