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Colorie - Single column blog and portfolio Jekyll theme


Colorie is a single-column blog and portfolio Jekyll theme that is designed to be colorful and minimalistic. It is built specifically for Jekyll, making it a perfect choice for personal websites, blogs, and portfolios.


  • SEO optimized: Colorie is designed with search engine optimization in mind, making it easier for your website to rank higher in search engine results.
  • Portfolio/Blog/Tag pages: This theme allows you to easily create and showcase your portfolio, blog, and tag pages.
  • AAA, 100/100 scores on Lighthouse, Gmetrix and Webpagetest: Colorie has been tested and optimized for performance, achieving high scores on Lighthouse, Gmetrix, and Webpagetest.
  • Responsive: The theme is fully responsive, ensuring that your website will look great on all devices and screen sizes.
  • Inline CSS: Colorie uses inline CSS, which helps reduce the number of HTTP requests for a faster loading time.
  • Disqus Comments: Easily enable Disqus comments on your website to allow for user engagement and discussion.
  • Compressed CSS and HTML: The CSS and HTML files are compressed, saving bandwidth and improving loading speed.
  • Sitemap and Robots.txt: The theme includes a sitemap and robots.txt file to help search engines better crawl and index your website.
  • Atom Feed and JSON Feed: Colorie supports Atom and JSON feeds, providing RSS functionality for your website readers.
  • HTTP Security Headers: The theme includes HTTP security headers, helping to protect your website from common security threats.


To install the Colorie Jekyll theme, follow these steps:

  1. Clone or download the theme files from the Colorie GitHub repository.
  2. Copy the theme files into your Jekyll project directory.
  3. Edit the _config.yml file to customize the theme settings.
  4. Add your own content, portfolio items, and blog posts.
  5. Build your Jekyll site using the appropriate command (bundle exec jekyll build or jekyll build).
  6. Deploy your Jekyll site to your preferred hosting platform.


Colorie is a versatile Jekyll theme that is perfect for personal websites, blogs, and portfolios. With its SEO optimization, responsive design, and various customizable features, it provides a solid foundation for creating an attractive and functional website. Additionally, its performance optimization and security measures ensure a fast and secure browsing experience for visitors. Overall, Colorie is a great choice for anyone looking to showcase their work or share their thoughts online.


Jekyll is a static site generator written in Ruby that allows you to create simple, fast, and secure websites without the need for a database.


Blog websites feature posts written by one or more authors, organized by categories and tags, with a section for comments and archives sorted by date or topic. Additional features may include search bar, social media sharing, subscription or RSS feed, about and contact pages, and visual content.

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