A configurable jekyll theme for simply beautiful blogs.
Installation on Github Pages
Add this line to your site's
NOTE: If you are forking this repo, remove
base_url: /texture in the
_config.yml which is required to load the required website assets
Add this line to your Jekyll site's
And add this line to your Jekyll site's
And then execute:
Or install it yourself as:
$ gem install texture
The "texture" key in _config.yml is used to customize the theme data.
texture: title: Adam Denisov tagline: Developer. Designer date_format: "%b %-d, %Y" social_links: twitter: thelehhman github: thelehhman linkedIn: in/thelehhman # format: locale/username
Multiple header styles are supported using the "style" property under texture in
texture: style: [yellow|red|black|blue|green|purple]
For example, the blue style looks like this:
You can toggle the texture picker to show/experiment various textures on your site using the showPicker variable. Remember to make it
false for production.
texture: showPicker: [false|true] # show the texture selector(development purposes)
Comments on posts can be enabled by specifying your disqus_shortname under texture in
_config.yml. For example,
texture: disqus_shortname: games
It can be enabled by specifying your analytics id under texture in
texture: analytics_id: '< YOUR ID >'
Excerpts can be enabled by adding the following line to your
texture: showNav: true
showNav to true navigation can be built by adding the following to your
texture: navigation: - title: My Work url: "/my-work" - title: Resume url: "/resume"
Bug reports and pull requests are welcome on GitHub at https://github.com/samarsault/texture. 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
assets tracked with Git will be bundled.
To add a custom directory to your theme-gem, please edit the regexp in
If this project help you reduce time to develop, you can give me a cup of coffee :)
The theme is available as open source under the terms of the MIT License.