Just switched my blog to Jekyll because it is easier to manage. I will probably continue using tumblr here and there to reblog interesting things, but not to write my posts.
Also didn’t feel like deleting the intro post, so here it is…
You’ll find this post in your
_postsdirectory. Go ahead and edit it and re-build the site to see your changes. You can rebuild the site in many different ways, but the most common way is to run
jekyll serve, which launches a web server and auto-regenerates your site when a file is updated.
To add new posts, simply add a file in the
_postsdirectory that follows the convention
YYYY-MM-DD-name-of-post.extand includes the necessary front matter. Take a look at the source for this post to get an idea about how it works.
Jekyll also offers powerful support for code snippets:
Check out the Jekyll docs for more info on how to get the most out of Jekyll. File all bugs/feature requests at Jekyll’s GitHub repo. If you have questions, you can ask them on Jekyll’s dedicated Help repository.