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Hydeout updates the original Hyde
theme for Jekyll 3.x and 4.x and adds new functionality.
Keep It Simple
In keeping with the original Hyde theme, Hydeout aims to keep the overall
to Disqus and Google Analytics (and is only loaded if you provide configuration
Hydeout makes heavy use of Flexbox in its CSS. If Flexbox is not available,
the CSS degrades into a single column layout.
Hydeout replaces Hyde’s class-based theming with the use
of the following SASS variables:
$sidebar-bg-color: #202020 !default;
$sidebar-fg-color: white !default;
$sidebar-sticky: true !default;
$layout-reverse: false !default;
$link-color: #268bd2 !default;
To override these variables, create your own
Define your own variables, then import in Hydeout’s SCSS, like so:
# Jekyll needs front matter for SCSS files
See the _variables file for other variables
you can override.
You can also insert custom head tags (e.g. to load your own stylesheets) by
defining your own
_includes/custom-head.html or insert tags at the end
of the body (e.g. for custom JS) by defining your own
Hydeout also adds a new tags page (accessible in the sidebar) and a new
“category” layout for dedicated category pages.
Category pages are automatically added to the sidebar. All other pages
sidebar_link: true in their front matter to show up in
A simple redirect-to-Google search is available. If you want to use
Google Custom Search or Algolia or something with more involved,
Disqus integration is ready out of the box. Just add the following to
your config file:
If you don’t want Disqus or want to use something else, override
For Google Analytics support, define a
google_analytics variable with
your property ID in your config file.
There’s also a bunch of minor tweaks and adjustments throughout the
theme. Hope this works for you!
Hyde is a brazen two-column Jekyll theme that pairs a prominent sidebar with uncomplicated content. It’s based on Poole, the Jekyll butler.
Jekyll is a static site generator, an open-source tool for creating simple yet powerful websites of all shapes and sizes. From the project’s readme: