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A minimal content-focused responsive theme for Ghost

A minimal content-focused responsive theme for Ghost

Journal

Journal is a minimal responsive theme for Ghost which focus on content and features syntax highlighter from Prism.

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Getting Started

You'll need to have npm (bundled with node) and gulp installed and follow these steps to clone the repository, install all necessary packages and build the assets:

cd /your-ghost-blog/content/themes
git clone https://github.com/namdau/journal
cd /your-ghost-blog/content/themes/journal
npm install

Configuration

Open partials/social.hbs and replace these with your social links

<li><a href="#"><i class="fa fa-lg fa-github"></i></a></li>
<li><a href="#"><i class="fa fa-lg fa-twitter"></i></a></li>
<li><a href="#"><i class="fa fa-lg fa-linkedin"></i></a></li>

Open partials/external.hbs and replace these with your external links

<li><a href="#">External link #1</a></li>
<li><a href="#">External link #2</a></li>
<li><a href="#">External link #3</a></li>

Google Analytics

Open default.hbs and find this line

ga('create','UA-XXXXX-X','auto');ga('send','pageview');

Replace UA-XXXXX-X with your Google Analytics ID

Disqus

Open post.hbs and find this line

var disqus_shortname = 'example_shortname';

Replace example_shortname with your Disqus shortname

Development

Journal uses gulp as build system and browser-sync to support synchronised browser testing and live reload, all assets are located at src directory and build output is set to default assets directory.

Fire up your terminal and run these commands before you start making changes:

cd /your-ghost-blog/content/themes/journal
npm install
gulp

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