How to create a blog using Hugo and Github Pages

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  • blog

    ~ % git clone https://github.com/rockstarblogger/blog.git ~ % cd blog blog %

  • pages-gem

    A simple Ruby Gem to bootstrap dependencies for setting up and maintaining a local Jekyll environment in sync with GitHub Pages

    We will be building a blog from scratch using the amazing Hugo framework and deploying it for free using Github Pages with a custom subdomain!

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  • hyde

    Port of Mdo's excellent theme to Hugo (by spf13)

    blog % cd rockstarblogger/themes themes % git clone https://github.com/spf13/hyde.git Cloning into 'hyde'... remote: Enumerating objects: 424, done. remote: Counting objects: 100% (5/5), done. remote: Compressing objects: 100% (5/5), done. remote: Total 424 (delta 0), reused 2 (delta 0), pack-reused 419 Receiving objects: 100% (424/424), 837.74 KiB | 7.41 MiB/s, done. Resolving deltas: 100% (199/199), done.

  • rockstarblogger % cd public && ls public % README.md public % git remote -v origin https://github.com/rockstarblogger/rockstarblogger.github.io.git (fetch) origin https://github.com/rockstarblogger/rockstarblogger.github.io.git (push)

  • Hugo

    The world’s fastest framework for building websites.

    We will be building a blog from scratch using the amazing Hugo framework and deploying it for free using Github Pages with a custom subdomain!

  • InfluxDB

    Build time-series-based applications quickly and at scale.. InfluxDB is the Time Series Data Platform where developers build real-time applications for analytics, IoT and cloud-native services in less time with less code.

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