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aliquam rwd


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Table of Contents


  • Disqus comment system
  • Google analytics
  • Pagination support
  • Custom tags and categories
  • SEO support
  • Contact form integration
  • MathJax support


Method 1: new master's repository (The Best)

  1. First fork it.
  2. Change your forked repository name aliquam to userName.github.io where userName is your github user name.
  3. Access your new blog via https://username.github.io.
  4. See configuration.

Method 2: gh-pages in existing repository

  1. Create a new branch called gh-pages in the repository where you want to add a template managing branches.
  2. From command line run git clone https://github.com/grrinchas/aliquam - this will clone aliquam template to your computer.
  3. Create new branch git checkout -b gh-pages where gh-pages will be your branch name.
  4. Add remote, which is your repo from the first step, to your new branch git remote add gh-pages https://github.com/<yourName>/<yourMaster>/gh-pages. yourName is your account name and yourMaster is your repository.
  5. Push new branch to remote git push gh-pages.
  6. Update _config.yml file by changing baseurl: "<branchName>" branchName is your branch name where gh-pages resides. See configuration.

Method 3: run it locally

  1. Download zip or clone it git clone https://github.com/grrinchas/aliquam.
  2. Go inside folder and run jekyll serve or bundle exec jekyll s. This will build a website which you can access https://localhost:4000. You need to have Jekyll installed to do this.


All configuration is done via _config.yml file which you will find in your main repo folder.

  • url: "https://<yourName>.github.io" - Change this to your domain (need for Disqus integration). !NOTE if running locally change this to url: "https://localhost:4000".
  • disqus: "<disqusName>" - Your disqus name. First you have to create account with Disqus.
  • owner: "<name surname>" - Change this to your own name, need for copyright in the footer.
  • title: "<title>" and subtitle: "<subtitle>" Change to your preferred title/subtitle.
  • baseurl: "/<branchName>" - Change this to your branch name where gh-pages resides. !NOTE apply only if you used Method 2 for installation.
  • google_analytics: <your_ID> - Change this to your google analytics ID.
  • contact_PK: <yourPublicKey> - Change this to your http://getsimpleform.com public key.
  • math: true - set false to disable maths support. For more information check MathJax.

To get your public key:

  1. Got to http://getsimpleform.com.
  2. Enter your email and press Send me a token.
  3. Go to your email and copy your token Your form api token is <token>. !NOTE do not copy your private key.
  4. Paste this key to contact_PK in _config.yml.
  5. Every time when someone sends you a message you will receive a notification to your email.


This project is licensed under the MIT License - see The MIT License (MIT) for more details.