Transform your plain text into static websites and blogs.

gem install jekyll
jekyll new my-awesome-site
cd my-awesome-site
jekyll serve
# => Now browse to http://localhost:4000

site.url =

site.baseurl = /libertad

Jekyll also offers powerful support for code snippets:

def print_hi(name)
  puts "Hi, #{name}"
#=> prints 'Hi, Tom' to STDOUT.

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 Talk.

Jekyll Plugins

  • Wordpress to Jekyll exporter
  • jekyll-tagging
    • Jekyll plugin to automatically generate a tag cloud and tag pages.
  • related_posts-jekyll_plugin
    • Replaces jekyll’s related_posts function to use tags to calculate relationships
  • jekyll-slideshow
    • A Jekyll plugin for FancyBox (etc) style slideshows - generates thumbnails, and provides slideshow Javascript
  • jekyll-js-minify-plugin
    • A Jekyll plugin that automatically minifies all Javascript files using the Google Closure Compiler

Install on Debian 8

This also install de dependencies for Jekyll Clean Dark theme

apt-get install ruby ruby-dev ruby-pygments.rb

gem install jekyll