Need help with git-wiki-theme?
Click the “chat” button below for chat support from the developer who created it, or find similar developers for support.

About the developer

Drassil
147 Stars 273 Forks MIT License 211 Commits 4 Opened issues

Description

A revolutionary full-featured wiki for github pages and jekyll. You don't need to compile it!

Services available

!
?

Need anything else?

Contributors list

git-wiki

Git-wiki is a modular and full featured wiki powered by Git, GitHub/Gitlab Pages and pull requests!

The git-wiki project is composed by 3 different repository:

  • git-wiki-theme: This is the repository of the theme that implements the wiki functionalities. You would have not fork it unless you need to send a Pull Request or create your wiki project from scratch.

  • git-wiki-skeleton: This is the repo that you should fork or use as a template. It uses the jekyll remote theme functionality that allows you to create your own wiki based on git-wiki-theme. By using the remote functionality you can automatically keep your wiki always updated with latest features from the git-wiki-theme, but you can also fully customize it.

  • git-wiki: This is the documentation repository and website of the git-wiki-theme project. You would have not fork it unless you want to contribute to the git-wiki project documentation.

Getting started

The easier and faster way to use git-wiki is the "skeleton" method.

You don't need to install anything locally!

  1. Simply fork/clone skeleton repo or click on the "Use this template" button to create your copy of the skeleton project.

  2. Edit _config.yml and other pages as you need and then deploy it on GitHub/Gitlab Pages.

Done! Now wait that your page will be published and you're ready to wiki!

Features

  • Improvements in the cooperative aspect: forks, pull requests and roles.
  • You can customize your wiki as you want with stylesheets and even changing the layout (see customization section below).
  • No databases! Only static files that can be downloaded in a few seconds.
  • Blazing fast and free thankfully to GitHub/Gitlab Pages and Jekyll Server Side Generation process!
  • Markdown and HTML mixed together!
  • Multiple free search engines! on a static site!
  • History, revision comparison and everything you need from a wiki platform.
  • You can edit your pages with the standard git editor, prose.io (integrated) or any kind of editor you prefer.
  • Non-existent wiki page links are "red", you can click on them to automatically create a new page!
  • External links get the right icon automatically.
  • Component system with hooks that allows you to completely customize your wiki UI (see customization section below).
  • Some nice internal themes to change your entire wiki UI with 1 simple configuration (see customization section below).
  • Integrated Blogging feature thanks to Jekyll!
  • Automatically generated TOC!
  • You can download the entire wiki for offline usage and even navigate directly using a Markdown reader!

You can use it with the Jekyll "remote_theme" feature or fork/copy the master branch and start your wiki in just 1 minute.

Instructions and full documentation: http://drassil.github.io/git-wiki

We use cookies. If you continue to browse the site, you agree to the use of cookies. For more information on our use of cookies please see our Privacy Policy.