PiccoBlog is a simple and light weight markdown blog engine for Ruby on Rails (v4.2.4+) applications.
Basic functionality includes:
- Title, body, exceprt
- Featured image
- Member's only flag
- Hidden/Visible state
- Enable autosave feature
- Integrate complete test suite
- Comments are not fully impemented (ActiveRecord or other)
Add this line to your application's Gemfile:
And then execute:
$ bundle install
Generate the install files (migrations and initializer)
$ rails generate picco_blog:install
$ rake db:migrate
If you want to override the default ERB views (most likely you do)
$ rails generate picco_blog:views
mount PiccoBlog::Engine => "/blog"
//= require picco_blog/application
*= require picco_blog/application
The default initializer was copied to
config/initializers/picco_blog.rb. Each configurable option is commented in the file.
By default, Dragonfly and Friendly ID gems are utilized. To override these configurations, create
Please use the issue tracker if you have any issues.
Changes are listed in CHANGELOG.md
Credits & Copyright
Brandon Bango - Author
This project rocks and uses MIT-LICENSE.