A static website site generator for Yeoman.
- Grunt configuration provides out of the box support for Sass. The generator includes Ruby environment files and a Gemfile to allow Sass installation with
- jQuery is included through Google's CDN, with a local copy as backup in case this can't be reached.
What is Yeoman?
Trick question. It's not a thing. It's this guy:
Basically, he wears a top hat, lives in your computer, and waits for you to tell him what kind of application you wish to create.
Not every new computer comes with a Yeoman pre-installed. He lives in the npm package repository. You only have to ask for him once, then he packs up and moves into your hard drive. Make sure you clean up, he likes new and shiny things.
$ npm install -g yo
Yeoman travels light. He didn't pack any generators when he moved in. You can think of a generator like a plug-in. You get to choose what type of application you wish to create, such as a Backbone application or even a Chrome extension.
To install generator-sillypog from npm, run:
$ npm install -g generator-sillypog
Finally, initiate the generator:
$ yo sillypog
Getting To Know Yeoman
Yeoman has a heart of gold. He's a person with feelings and opinions, but he's very easy to work with. If you think he's too opinionated, he can be easily convinced.