👋 Welcome on gatsby-starter-morning-dew starter template and theme!

Installation (starter)

  • with Gatsby-cli:
npm install --global gatsby-cli
gatsby new gatsby-blog https://github.com/maxpou/gatsby-starter-morning-dew
  • without Gatsby-cli
git clone my-site git@github.com:maxpou/gatsby-starter-morning-dew.git
cd my-site
npm install

Then run npm run develop to try it locally.

Installation (theme)

You can also use gatsby-starter-morning-dew as a Gatsby theme!

  1. Add the theme
npm install gatsby-starter-morning-dew
  1. In your gatsby-config.js, add:
const config = require('./data/siteConfig')
// ...
plugins: [
    {
      resolve: "gatsby-starter-morning-dew",
      options: {},
    },
    {
      resolve: `gatsby-plugin-manifest`,
      options: {
        name: config.siteTitle,
        short_name: config.siteTitle,
        start_url: config.pathPrefix,
        background_color: config.background_color,
        theme_color: config.theme_color,
        display: config.display,
        icon: 'content/images/company-icon.png', // path to your image
      },
    },
],
  1. Add an image called baymax.png in content/images/baymax.png.
    🐞This is due to a bug.
    😬 Don’t worry, this picture will not appear on your website!

Need more details? Checkout:

Customisation

In data/siteConfig.js, you should have the following file structure:

module.exports = {
	siteTitle: "gatsby-starter-morning-dew",
	siteDescription: "A Gatsby theme/starter to build lightning-fast websites",
	authorName: "Maxence Poutord",
	twitterUsername: "_maxpou",
	authorAvatar: "avatar.jpeg", // file in content/images
	defaultLang: "en", // show flag if lang is not default. Leave empty to enable flags in post lists
	authorDescription: `
  For the last decade, Maxence Poutord has worked with a variety of web technologies. He is currently focused on front-end development.
  On his day to day job, he is working as a senior front-end engineer at VSware. He is also a frequent tech speaker and a mentor.
  As a new digital nomad, he is living where the WIFI and sun is 😎 
  Do you want to know more? <a href="https://www.maxpou.fr/about" target="_blank">Visit my website!</a>
  `,
	siteUrl: "https://maxpou.github.io/",
	disqusSiteUrl: "https://www.maxpou.fr/",
	// Prefixes all links. For cases when deployed to maxpou.fr/gatsby-starter-morning-dew/
	pathPrefix: "/gatsby-starter-morning-dew", // Note: it must *not* have a trailing slash.
	siteCover: "cover-baymax.jpeg", // file in content/images
	googleAnalyticsId: "UA-67868977-1",
	background_color: "#ffffff",
	theme_color: "#222222",
	display: "standalone",
	icon: "content/images/baymax.png",
	postsPerPage: 6,
	disqusShortname: "maxpou",
	headerTitle: "gatsby-starter-morning-dew",
	headerLinksIcon: "baymax.png", //  (leave empty to disable: '')
	headerLinks: [
		{
			label: "Blog",
			url: "/",
		},
		{
			label: "About",
			url: "/about-gatsby-starter-morning-dew",
		},
		{
			label: "Installation",
			url: "/how-to-install",
		},
	],
	// Footer information (ex: Github, Netlify...)
	websiteHost: {
		name: "GitHub",
		url: "https://github.com",
	},
	footerLinks: [
		{
			sectionName: "Explore",
			links: [
				{
					label: "Blog",
					url: "/",
				},
				{
					label: "About",
					url: "/about-gatsby-starter-morning-dew",
				},
				{
					label: "Installation",
					url: "/how-to-install",
				},
			],
		},
		{
			sectionName: "Follow the author",
			links: [
				{
					label: "Github",
					url: "https://github.com/maxpou/gatsby-starter-morning-dew",
				},
				{
					label: "Website",
					url: "https://www.maxpou.fr",
				},
				{
					label: "Twitter",
					url: "https://twitter.com/_maxpou",
				},
			],
		},
	],
}

FAQ (Theme): How do I …

Markdown headers (for posts)

---
title: "My blog post title"
# Slug (www.site.com/my-blog-post)
slug: my-blog-post

# Date of publication
date: 2018-10-30

# Language (FR or EN)
language: en

# Relative path to cover image
cover: ./cover-balloons.jpg

# use generated Twitter/etc. cards
hero: ./gatsby-starter-morning-dew-v1-1-share.png
# ... or if you want to skip the generation
generate-card: false

# Tags
tags:
  - Gatsby
  - JavaScript
---