NexT is a high quality elegant Jekyll theme ported from Hexo NexT. It is crafted from scratch, with love.
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Check whether you have
Ruby 2.1.0 or higher installed:
gem install bundler
Clone NexT theme:
git clone https://github.com/Simpleyyt/jekyll-theme-next.git cd jekyll-theme-next
Install Jekyll and other dependencies from the GitHub Pages gem:
Run your Jekyll site locally:
bundle exec jekyll server
More Details：Setting up your GitHub Pages site locally with Jekyll
Multiple languages support, including: English / Russian / French / German / Simplified Chinese / Traditional Chinese.
Default language is English.
language: en # language: zh-Hans # language: fr-FR # language: zh-hk # language: zh-tw # language: ru # language: de
language field as following in site
_config.yml to change to Chinese.
NexT has native support for
Disqus comment systems.
Add the following snippets to your
duoshuo: enable: true shortname: your-duoshuo-shortname
NexT can automatically add links to your Social Media accounts:
social: GitHub: your-github-url Twitter: your-twitter-url Weibo: your-weibo-url DouBan: your-douban-url ZhiHu: your-zhihu-url
Show a feed link.
rss field in theme’s
_config.yml, as the following value:
rss: falsewill totally disable feed link.
rss:use sites’ feed link. This is the default option.
Follow the installation instruction in the plugin’s README. After the configuration is done for this plugin, the feed link is ready too.
rss: http://your-feed-urlset specific feed link.
Up to 5 code highlight themes built-in.
NexT uses Tomorrow Theme with 5 themes for you to choose from.
normal by default. Have a preview about
Head over to Tomorrow Theme for more details.
NexT comes with few configurations.
# Menu configuration. menu: home: / archives: /archives # Favicon favicon: /assets/favicon.ico # Avatar (put the image into next/source/images/) # can be any image format supported by web browsers (JPEG,PNG,GIF,SVG,..) avatar: /assets/default_avatar.png # Code highlight theme # available: normal | night | night eighties | night blue | night bright highlight_theme: normal # Fancybox for image gallery fancybox: true # Specify the date when the site was setup since: 2013