If you want to start a blog, create a
_posts directory to store your blog posts as per normal Jekyll usage, with
Creating a Post
Create a new file in the
_posts directory with the filename format
yyyy-mm-dd-blog-post-name.md where yyyy is the year, mm is the month and dd is the day.
In the front matter, use the
layout: post. You can also use the same settings as when creating a page to configure the hero.
layout: post title: The Blog Post Title subtitle: The blog post subtitle hero_image: /path/to/image.jpg hero_darken: true
Next, create a
blog directory with an index.html file that has
paginate_path in your site’s
_config.yaml to configure the posts per page and blog pagination path.
paginate: 5 paginate_path: "/blog/page:num"
It will display an image in the blog page if you set
image: /path/to/image.jpg in your post’s or page’s front matter, or in the defaults in your site’s