Astro Starter Kit: Blog
npm create astro@latest -- --template blog
🧑🚀 Seasoned astronaut? Delete this file. Have fun!
- ✅ Minimal styling (make it your own!)
- ✅ 100/100 Lighthouse performance
- ✅ SEO-friendly with canonical URLs and OpenGraph data
- ✅ Sitemap support
- ✅ RSS Feed support
- ✅ Markdown & MDX support
🚀 Project Structure
Inside of your Astro project, you'll see the following folders and files:
├── public/ ├── src/ │ ├── components/ │ ├── content/ │ ├── layouts/ │ └── pages/ ├── astro.config.mjs ├── README.md ├── package.json └── tsconfig.json
Astro looks for
.md files in the
src/pages/ directory. Each page is exposed as a route based on its file name.
There's nothing special about
src/components/, but that's where we like to put any Astro/React/Vue/Svelte/Preact components.
src/content/ directory contains "collections" of related Markdown and MDX documents. Use
getCollection() to retrieve posts from
src/content/blog/, and type-check your frontmatter using an optional schema. See Astro's Content Collections docs to learn more.
Any static assets, like images, can be placed in the
All commands are run from the root of the project, from a terminal:
||Starts local dev server at
||Build your production site to
||Preview your build locally, before deploying|
||Run CLI commands like
||Get help using the Astro CLI|
👀 Want to learn more?
This theme is based off of the lovely Bear Blog.