There’s a few dependencies to install when developing the site on your own computer.
All development dependencies are contained within the Gemfile. To use it, you’ll need to install bundler.
gem install bundler
Once bundler is installed, you can install the dependencies:
There’s a Procfile in the site directory, which describes how to start Jekyll and Compass to Foreman. All you need to do, once you have installed dependencies with Bundler, is to start Foreman:
That should be it! Now you can change files wildly and you’ll see
them by pointing your browser to
Compass is used to ease the pain of CSS. Compass will find all
files in the
_scss/ directory ending with
.scss, and compile
them into the
GitHub Pages are powered by Jekyll, and so are we! Configuration
_config.yml as normal, but it probably doesn’t need to