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Amethyst theme

This repository houses the Amethyst theme for Jekyll.

Getting started

To create a new site, use the Getting started guide, or browse the minimal example in the example branch.


The theme was designed by Trent Willis in 2018 for the website (qunitjs/

Thanks to Leo Balter for initiating the use of Markdown-based static sites for QUnit in 2015 (qunitjs/



  • Ruby (tested with Ruby 2.7+)
  • Bundler (if missing, install with gem install bundler)

To install or update Jekyll and plugins:

bundle update

To generate the site and serve it locally at http://localhost:4000/:

bundle exec jekyll serve