Meta Blogging

Demo Sites for Blogdown-ified Hugo Themes

I tweaked a couple of simple Hugo themes for use by R-bloggers along with the blogdown package. If you prefer minimal themes you might wish to start with one of these.

Hosting on your Github User Page via Submodule

My primary technical blog is hosted by Github through my User repository ( Recently I switched my generator from Jekyll to Hugo. From the User repository Github Pages requires that the site be served from the root of the repository (not from docs). Jekyll allowed us to build the site into the root, but Hugo builds into a specific directory, named public by default. Building into the root would look a bit messy, anyway.

An Easy Start with Jekyll, for R-Bloggers

Some themings of Yihui Xie’s knitr-jekyll package. Now outmoded by the blogdown package.