A static blog generator based on Metalsmith and inspired to Micro.blog
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README.md

microsmith

A static blog generator based on Metalsmith and inspired to Micro.blog

This project aims to be a boilerplate to build a micro blog and publish your articles easily.

How to

Requirements

Nodejs is needed to run this application. Proceed with the installation if you don't have it.

Dependencies

Install dependencies as usual for any nodejs application. From the root folder of the project: npm install

Run it

npm start

Write some posts

Check the posts/ folder and add a new markdown file there. Be sure to add the required values for title, description, layout and date. The order doesn't matter.

---
title: A New Post is Born
description: How I ended up micro-blogging
date: 2018-05-13T17:00:00Z
layout: default.html
---

The full content here lorem ipsum...

The final website will be available in the dist/ folder.