Out of Jekyll Beta

August 31, 2016

This release marks the end of our Jekyll and Jekyll plugins betas. Jekyll support is stable and accepts most configurations. We’ve also added some additional features and improvements.


  • Plugins automatically enabled on all new sites
  • Jekyll used by default to build all new sites
  • Jekyll version for new sites updated to 3.2.1
  • .nojekyll file to force legacy static builds
  • Removed Jekyll and beta indicators from interface
  • Support for custom Jekyll source directories
  • Support for Jekyll baseurl
  • Configurable uploads directory for images uploaded in Visual and Content Editors
  • Support and Site Settings interface for Jekyll command line arguments
  • Added support for .haml files
  • Editor support for custom kramdown configurations, including GitHub flavoured Markdown
  • Navigating to generated pages in Visual Editor
  • Maximum timeout for syncing operations increased
  • Google reCAPTCHA support in Contact Forms


  • Fixed rich text issues when inside arrays or objects
  • Fixed edge case with some values in social interfaces causing errors
  • Fixed issues with some CSV files not being able to add rows
  • pages collection no longer clashes with the Collection / Pages section
  • Hide Show Output button for static sites since they have no output
  • Fixed timezone issue when using plugins