Chulapa was developed in and for Github. There are three tested possible ways to use Chulapa:
1. Use our Github Template
Recommended if you are starting from scratch
Create a Github account, click this link and quickstart your site!
2. Remote theme method
Recommended if you are migrating a site.
You can use the
Just follow these steps:
- Create a new GitHub repository or go to an existing one
Add this line to your
remote_theme: dieghernan/chulapa ... more config options
- Remove other
remote_theme/themeinstances of your
Don’t forget to deploy your site:
- On your Github repo, go to Setting > Github Pages and publish your site.
- Add your content.
jekyll-remote-theme your repo would have remote access to the content of these folders:
Note that making copies of theme files will prevent you from receiving any theme updates on those files.
Please read the rest of the docs for further adjustments.
3. Gem-based method
With Gem-based themes, directories such as the
_sass are stored in the theme’s gem, hidden from your immediate view.
This allows for easier installation and updating as you don’t have to manage any of the theme files.
To install as a Gem-based theme:
Add the following to your
Fetch and update bundled gems by running the following Bundler command:
themein your project’s Jekyll
To update the theme run