jekyll-bootflat is a gem based theme for Jekyll, and has been extracted out of jekyll octopod and will be used there.
I am a Bootflat fanboy, and I agree to their tagline "Bootflat is built on the foundations of Bootstrap, visioned in a stunning flat design."
What's better than a screenshot?
Add this line to your Jekyll site's Gemfile:
And add this line to your Jekyll site's
And then execute:
Or install it yourself as:
$ gem install jekyll-bootflat
- Definitely visit the Bootflat Website, they have an awesome documentation
- I also highly recommend Bootstrap's Documentation site
- Finally, also Fontawesome have an awesome documentation.
We stick to their styles, so you won't find any additional documentation here.
Bug reports and pull requests are welcome on GitHub at https://github.com/jekyll-octopod/jekyll-bootflat. This project is intended to be a safe, welcoming space for collaboration, and contributors are expected to adhere to the Contributor Covenant code of conduct.
To set up your environment to develop this theme, run
Your theme is setup just like a normal Jekyll site! To test your theme, run
bundle exec jekyll serve
and open your browser at
http://localhost:4000. This starts a Jekyll server using your theme.
Add pages, documents, data, etc. like normal to test your theme's contents. As you make modifications
to your theme and to your content, your site will regenerate and you should see the changes in the
browser after a refresh, just like normal.
When your theme is released, only the files in
_sass tracked with
Git will be released.
The theme is available as open source under the terms of the MIT License.