Brume

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Brume

A simple Jekyll blog theme

Overview

Brume is a clean and simple Jekyll theme designed for blogs. It features an index page that organizes blog posts by year, a single post page, and a layout for additional pages. The theme is easy to install and comes with customization options for link colors.

Features

  • Clean and Simple: Brume is designed to be clean and simple, allowing the content to shine.
  • Organized Index Page: The index page lists blog posts divided by the year, making it easier for readers to navigate and find specific content.
  • Single Post Page: Each blog post has its own dedicated page, providing a clean and distraction-free reading experience.
  • Additional Page Layout: Brume offers a layout for creating additional pages beyond the blog posts, such as an About page or a Contact page.
  • Easy Installation: Brume can be installed like any other Jekyll theme, with additional steps for defining links and customizing the theme.
  • Customizable Link Colors: The theme offers four predefined colors for links: azul, ruby, amber, and avocado. Users can easily change the link color scheme in the configuration file.

Installation

To install Brume, follow these steps:

  1. Install Jekyll and set up your Jekyll site.
  2. Create a _data directory in the root of your Jekyll site.
  3. Create a links.yml file in the _data directory.
  4. Define the links you want to display in the navigation menu in the links.yml file.
  5. Use the home layout for the home page by creating an index.html or index.md file with layout: home in the front matter.
  6. Add a title to the front matter of the home page that matches the title of the home page link defined in the links.yml file.
  7. Customize the link colors by changing the color_scheme setting in the _config.yml file.
  8. Publish your Jekyll site and enjoy the Brume theme.

Summary

Brume is a clean and simple Jekyll theme designed for blogs. It provides a well-organized index page, dedicated single post page, and layout options for additional pages. Installing Brume is straightforward, and users can easily customize the link colors to match their preferences. Overall, Brume is a user-friendly theme that focuses on showcasing blog content effectively.