personal website for every github user
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Gitfolio will help you get started with a portfolio website where you could showcase your work
a. Clone this repository using
git clone https://github.com/imfunniee/gitfolio.git or just simply download it.
$ git clone [https://github.com/imfunniee/gitfolio.git](https://github.com/imfunniee/gitfolio.git)
cd into the repository you just cloned
cd gitfolio and run the below command
$ npm i
This will install all the dependencies you will need to build your website.
c. After its done installing the dependencies run this command where
username is your username on github
$ node build --name username
This will create
index.html files in your working directory.
d. Congrats, you just made yourself a personal website.
e. To run your website navigate to
index.html in your browser. [you won't see blogs until you are on localhost]
if you get stuck somewhere or get an error, please create an issue
Enabling Dark theme
To enable dark theme just provide
--dark as an argument while building
$ node build --name username --dark
Customize background image
To customize the background image just provide
--background [url] argument while building
$ node build --name username --background [https://images.unsplash.com/photo-1557277770-baf0ca74f908?w=1634](https://images.unsplash.com/photo-1557277770-baf0ca74f908?w=1634)
You could also add in your custom CSS inside
index.css to give it a more personal feel.
Push the files to github. You can host your website using github pages by naming your repo
username.github.io. You can also your custom domain.
To update your info, simply run
$ node update
This will update your info and your repository info.
To Update background or theme you need to run
build command again.
hurray! — — — — — — — — — — — -