The Plain Gatsby
A minimalist Gatsby starter for your blog. Demo.
Create a Gatsby site.
Use the Gatsby CLI to create a new site, specifying the default starter.
# create a new Gatsby site using the-plain-gatsby starter gatsby new my-blog https://github.com/wangonya/the-plain-gatsby
Navigate into your new site’s directory and start it up.
cd my-blog/ gatsby develop
Open the source code and start editing!
Your site is now running at
Note: You'll also see a second link:
http://localhost:8000/___graphql. This is a tool you can use to experiment with querying your data. Learn more about using this tool in the Gatsby tutorial.
my-blogdirectory in your code editor of choice and edit
src/pages/about.md. Save your changes and the browser will update in real time!
gatsby.config.jsto update site metadata.
Add blog posts in markdown in
src/pages/blog/. Each blog should have a
datefrontmatter. Example blog posts have been provided.