tufte is a minimal static site generator ideal for getting a blog running quickly with:
See it in action at https://maxwellholder.com.
Make a new directory for your blog and
cd to it:
mkdir blog/ cd blog/
Gemfile for the current version of tufte (make sure to commit this along
Gemfile.lock for reproducable builds).
echo 'source "https://rubygems.org"\n\ngem "tufte", "~> 1.0"' > Gemfile bundle install
Add binstubs so you don't have to prefix commands with
bundle binstubs tufte
Initialize a new blog and create scaffold files in the current directory:
Generate HTML pages from the templates:
At this point you can edit the files in
posts/ to your
bin/tufte build after each change until you are satisfied with
your new blog.