This is an example template for building templates against the TypeMotion rendering engine.
The template syntax is based on Jinja2, and should be extremely simple in comparison to more all-inclusive templated blogs (Wordpress, et al).
Beyond that, all templates extend the "base.html" template, which includes the header, footer and everything in between. This again can be changed, but shouldn't need to be for most templates.
The default template, which gets compiled into "index.html" at the root of a Typemotion blog, is found in the "home.html" template, while the list of archived posts is "archive.html" and individual blog posts will be found in "detail.html". "Recent.html" is a convenience page is not strictly necessary at all, but providing it speeds template parsing slightly. It may be omitted if desired, but should not be added to the base template directly as that means it would have to parse every page in a blog to render it, which should not be necessary on archival pages and others.