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A minimal starter for Novela, the simplest way to start publishing with Gatsby.

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Gatsby Starter Novela

With minimal styling and maximum features — including multiple homepage layouts, built-in social sharing and dark mode — Novela makes it easy to start publishing beautiful articles and stories with Gatsby.

Novela is built by the team at Narative, and built for everyone that loves the web.

Using Gatsby Starter Novela

This guide will take you through setting up Novela with Gatsby Starter Novela.

Step 1: Starter installation

gatsby new novela-site
git clone
git clone [email protected]:narative/gatsby-starter-novela.git novela-site

cd novela-site


Step 2: Develop & Build

Once installed or cloned locally and all packages are installed you can begin developing your site.

# Run localhost
yarn dev

Build your Gatsby site

yarn build

If wanting to use Netlify CMS as the content editor, then you need to be run the proxy in another terminal tab. Then visit http://localhost:8000/admin to view the editor. ```sh

Run proxy

yarn proxy ```


If you don't have yarn installed follow the yarn getting started guide

For more information visit the Theme repository

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