Tailwind Jekyll Starter
A barebones Jekyll starter theme
A Gulpfile that does the following:
I used this starter for my personal blog. See the code here.
What is Tailwind?
"Tailwind is a utility-first CSS framework for rapidly building custom user interfaces." –Tailwind
What is Jekyll?
"Jekyll is a simple, blog-aware, static site generator perfect for personal, project, or organization sites. Think of it like a file-based CMS, without all the complexity. Jekyll takes your content, renders Markdown and Liquid templates, and spits out a complete, static website ready to be served by Apache, Nginx or another web server. Jekyll is the engine behind GitHub Pages, which you can use to host sites right from your GitHub repositories." –Jekyll
bundle installto install Ruby gems
npm cito install npm packages listed in
npm run startto compile the site with development settings and run BrowserSync
Build your site
npm run build:devto compile the site with development settings
npm run buildto compile the site for production
Note: By default, Netlify uses
jekyll build as the build command. Make sure to change this to
npm run build.
How you can help
Enjoying Tailwind Jekyll and want to help? You can:
- Create an issue with some constructive criticism
- Submit a pull request with some improvements to the project
Thanks goes to these wonderful people (emoji key):
This project follows the all-contributors specification. Contributions of any kind welcome!