Flex

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Flex

The minimalist Pelican theme.

Overview

Flex is a minimalist Pelican theme that offers a range of features to enhance website functionality. The theme is currently in its 3.0 version and is undergoing development, which will introduce breaking changes. Flex has experienced significant growth in recent years and is becoming increasingly difficult to maintain and accept new features. The theme supports mobile-first design, responsive layout, semantic SEO best practices, and integration with various plugins and analytics tools.

Features

  • Mobile First design
  • Responsive layout
  • Semantic SEO Best Practices
  • Open Graph integration
  • Rich Snippets (JSON-LD)
  • Related Posts (via plugin or AddThis)
  • Series (via plugin)
  • Minute read (via plugin)
  • Multiple Code Highlight Styles
  • Translation Support
  • Dark Mode

Installation

The recommended way to install Flex is through the pelican-themes package. Alternatively, you can clone the Flex repository and checkout a specific tag branch for installation.

Summary

Flex is a minimalist Pelican theme that offers a range of features to enhance website functionality. The theme is currently in development and will introduce breaking changes in its upcoming version. The theme has experienced significant growth and is seeking contributions and bug fixes from the community. Flex supports mobile-first design, responsive layout, semantic SEO practices, and integration with various plugins and analytics tools.

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