To set up just a simple blog in 5 minutes you just need to:
- Install ruby in your machine.
- Run the following commands in the command line:
That will create and empty jekyll website with a single blogpost. You can just go an manually edit the post under the folder “_posts”.
If you want to browser your website locally:
And go to http://127.0.0.1:4000 in your web browser.
If you already have a github account you can host your site in githubpages. To do so just create a repository with the name [username].github.io and point and point the origin of the folder with the website to it.
And that’s it! Now you have a self hosted blog up an running in the internet!
Happy blogging! :)