Jekyll Themes


Brian McMurray and Steven Merrill
MIT License


pronunciation: “heckle”

Authored by: Brian McMurray (bmcmurray) and Steven Merrill (smerrill)

Hekyll is a presentation generator that uses Jekyll and Impress.js to create awesome presentations. You write Markdown files, which get turned into individual slides for an Impress.js presentation.

Design Goals

Hekyll should:

How to Use Hekyll

  1. Download and install Jekyll.
  2. Download or clone the Hekyll repository.
  3. Configure options in _config.yml
  4. Create a new Markdown file for each slide in _posts. Use the as a starting point. Be sure to name each file with a date, just like Jekyll.



This project stands on the shoulders of giants and would not be possible without these projects:

History of Hekyll

Read the creation story of Hekyll on my blog.