Experimental Media Research Group
This is the website for the Experimental Media Research Group (emrg.be)
Installing on Mac
Install Xcode first.
sudo gem update --system sudo gem install rake jekyll RedCloth sudo easy_install pygments
Installing on Ubuntu
sudo apt-get install ruby rubygems sudo gem install rubygems-update sudo gem install rake jekyll RedCloth sudo easy_install pygments
Running on Mac
- Double-click the "start_server" file.
- Open your browser to http://localhost:4000/
Running on Ubuntu
To build the website:
To run the built-in server:
To deploy to the live server:
Each page has a header at the top, called the "front matter". It contains page metadata, such as the title and layout. The layout is a file (in the _layouts directory) that contains the "wrapper" around the content.
Content is written in Markdown. If you want to use HTML, you can: just remember that Markdown tags do not work inside of HTML tags.
--- layout: default section: default title: About --- Content goes here using [Markdown](http://daringfireball.net/projects/markdown/).
We use Mac OS X to capture screenshots. If you capture full-screen windows, turn off shadows. In the Terminal, type:
defaults write com.apple.screencapture disable-shadow -bool true killall SystemUIServer
- Jekyll - Transform dynamic content into a static site.
- Normalize - An alternative to CSS reset which keeps sane browser defaults and makes them consistent across browsers.
- Skeleton - A responsive CSS grid that scales nicely on mobile.
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