Jekyll can be installed on Mac OS, Windows, and Linux Ubuntu. Here are some tips how to install jekyll on Mac and Windows. Most of the processes are same. If you want to get more information regarding theme, you can directly check the jekyll website.
Currently, my blog uses the following version.
Since jekyll is the one of Ruby Gems, you need to install Ruby first.
brew install ruby
If you successfully installed Ruby, you could install Jekyll Gem by utilizing Ruby.
gem install bundler jekyll
jekyll -v OR jekyll --version
You can create jekyll project by jekyll new [project name] command
jekyll new daveleee.github.io
And then you can find the directory of your new project following the command below:
Here’s some default directory files once you successfully created a new project:
| |-- 2020-03-19-hello-jekyll.markdown
bundle exec jekyll serve
Once it is started, you could access to “http://127.0.0.1:4000”, which is a local server by opening a browser.
Jekyll official website: https://jekyllrb.com