Each blog post will be a unique file in the
_posts folder. The filename should have the following convention:
year-month-day-short-title.md. For example, this post is named
Each post must begin with following header:
--- layout: post title: Title of Post ---
The rest of the page should be authored in Markdown, which is a light weight mark-up language. You can find a nice Markdown cheatsheet here. You can also use between the dollar-signs LaTeX snippets. However, some characters will need to be escaped with an extra backslash.
Each new post will automatically appear at the top of the homepage. In addition, each post will automatically get catalogued on the archive page.