As you can guess from the title, this is a node module to generate jekyll posts easily from within your terminal.
type in your terminal :
npm install -g jekyll-posts-generator
In some computers you need to be an administrator to install this module, in that case
just precede the previous command with
After installing this package you can access the global command
jposts from within any folder you want.
Navigate to some jekyll website folder that have the following structure :
. ├── _config.yml ├── _drafts ├── _includes ├── _layouts ├── _posts | |── posts are listed here ... ├── _data ├── _site ├── .jekyll-metadata └── index.html
Now you can create a basic article using the
jposts create-post 'my article title'
jposts create-post "my article title"
At this time if you go inside
_posts folder, you will see a new file
[YYYY-MM-DD]-my-article-title.md generated for you.
You can see the list of options available with any command using
jposts [COMMAND_NAME] -h or
jposts -h to list the options available with the global command
Here is some examples :
#list options available with create command jposts create-post -h # specify the current post categories jposts create-post <postName> -c category1,category2,... # Specify the layout of the current post jposts create-post <postName> -l post # You can specify multiple options at the same time : jposts create-post <postName> -l post -c category1,category2 # Create new category jposts create-category <categoryName>