the official website for frontyard projects inc.
Updating the website
Updating the BreathingSpace information
To update the chart, edit _data/_money.yml to add a new month’s entry to the top of the list, following the formatting of the existing entries:
- value: 8.46 date: 29/1/2018 - value: 10.49 date: 31/12/2017 - value: 10.12 date: 30/11/2017
Updating the monthly donors records
The monthly donors information is fed from the data in the files in /_supporters. There is a file for each month, named
01.march.md for the first month and
24.february.md for february in Frontyard’s second year.
Each file has a YAML statement. It states the
month this file represents, then the items covered. Each item entry states the name of the item (
item), its value (
value), and the name of the donor who covered it (
--- month: February 2018 covered: - item: Internets value: 65 name: - item: Rent value: 30 name: - item: 100% renewably powered lights value: 50 name: circle square paper - item: 100% renewable computer power value: 50 name: T Malott - item: Water value: 50 name: Andrew Fedorovitch - item: Fresh food for residents value: 50 name: - item: Workshop supplies value: 40 name: Anonymous - item: Cuppas value: 20 name: - item: Risograph paper and ink value: 50 name: circle square paper - item: Special public liability funds value: 635 name: ---
To update an existing month, amend exiting entries or add new entries to the file for that month.
To add a new month’s data, create a new file in the /_supporters directory, with the correct name and YAML formatted entries.
To hack on this site make sure you have Jekyll installed:
gem install jekyll