Squarebox Jekyll Theme

Documentation by Andy Lu

Thanks for buying "Squarebox", a creative responsive Jekyll theme for many purposes, it could be used as company, design studio, business or portfolio websites.


~ $ gem install jekyll
~ $ cd squarebox
~/squarebox $ jekyll serve
# => Now browse to http://localhost:4000

HTML Structure

This template is based on foundation framework, to understand what the "row" and "column" classes mean, please refer to the foundation documentation.

  HTML files:
    1. blog.html -> the blog layout file
    2. default.html -> the default layout file
    3. post.html -> blog post layout file
    1. inddex.html -> the blog index page
  about.html -> the about page
  index-alternative.html -> the alternative index page
  index.html -> the homepage
  portfolio-item.html -> the portfolio item page
  portfolio.html -> the portfolio index page
  services.html -> the services page

CSS Structure

The CSS files are based on foundation framework.

  CSS files:
  1. fontello.css -> fontello icon font
  2. framework.css -> foundation framework style
  3. style.css -> main style

Javascript Structure

  Javascript files:
  1. app.js -> main javascript file
  2. foundation.min.js -> foundation framework
  3. jquery.appear.js -> jquery plugin
  4. jquery.countTo.js -> jquery plugin
  5. jquery.min.js -> jquery itself
  6. modernizr.js -> just modernizr

Version and updates

Version: 1.0

Date of release: 2014/05/16

  * initial release

Version history:
  * 2014/05/16 initial release


  1. PT sans: https://www.google.com/fonts/specimen/PT+Sans
  2. Droid sans: https://www.google.com/fonts/specimen/Droid+Sans

Javascript files:
  1. foundation.min.js: http://foundation.zurb.com/
  2. jquery.appear.js: https://github.com/morr/jquery.appear
  3. jquery.countTo.js: https://github.com/mhuggins/jquery-countTo
  4. jquery.min.js: http://jquery.com/
  5. modernizr.js: http://modernizr.com/

Thanks again for purchasing this template.
Please contact me via honryou@gmail.com if you want to.
And please go to your themeforest downloads page to rate this template when you have time.