You can think of these Jekyll helpers as little shortcuts. Since GitHub Pages doesn’t allow most plugins — custom tags are out. Instead the theme leverages includes to do something similar.

Group by array

Jekyll Group-By-Array by Max White.

A liquid include file for Jekyll that allows an object to be grouped by an array.


Generate a <figure> element with a single image and caption.

Include Parameter Required Description
image_path Required Full path to image eg: /assets/images/filename.jpg. Use absolute URLS for those hosted externally.
alt Optional Alternate text for image.
caption Optional Figure caption text. Markdown is allowed.

Using the figure include like so: