Using Octopress: A Framework for Jekyll

Octopress Static Framework


Octopress is a hugely popular static site generator that’s built for Jekyll. With it’s easy to use tools and plugins, the framework cuts down on coding by handling things like HTML templates, CSS, JavaScript, and even sets up your configuration.

We we’re excited to be joined by Brandon Mathis who is the designer at Compose, part of the Compass core team member, and founder of Octopress.

We chatted with Brandon about all things Octopress and what the future holds for this static framework.



Clash: Testing for Jekyll and other static sites.

Octopress Deploy

Ocotopress Ink

HSL Color Picker

Listen, Learn, & Enjoy

Enjoyed this episode? We’ve got a whole bunch more talking to some of the leading experts in their field and discussing new and interesting ventures like Hampton Catlin, Breach, and many more over on SoundCloud.

Enjoyed this blog post?