Jekyll is a popular Ruby based static site generator. It’s easy to pick up so it’s a great choice if this is your first static site generator. In this tutorial we’ll go over the fundamentals of Jekyll to help you build your first Jekyll site.
Install Jekyll - a simple, blog aware static site generator Ruby Gem.
Set the ground work for the rest of the series by setting up a Jekyll site and going over some of the conventions.
Learn the basic Liquid templating concepts and see how you can use Liquid on your site.
Front matter and YAML are like bread and butter in Jekyll. Learn these concepts and their relationship with Liquid.
Layouts help you set up and reuse the main structure of your Jekyll site.
Learn how Jekyll includes allow you to break down your pages into smaller “components”.
Blogging is built right into Jekyll, so it’s easy to use and setup.
Collections in Jekyll are quite similar to blog posts but have a slightly different use case. Let’s explore in this lesson.