Navigate to the _posts folder of the website and make a new file. Be sure the file name has no spaces and the ending is .md
--- layout: post title: CHANGE TO YOUR TITLE summary: A BRIEF ONE OR TWO SENTENCE SUMMARY tags: [CHOOSE, RELEVANT, TAGS, AND, SEPARATE, THEM, BY, COMMAS, KEEP, THE, BRACKETS] author: YOUR NAME OR HANDLE HERE ---
After the front matter is finished you are free to write the remainder of your blog post in markdown.
Build your website using
jekyll serve if it's not rebuilding automatically and test that your page appears in the 'News' section of the website, as well as the sidebars.
You're all done. Submit a PR and wait for it to be reviewed and merged. Be sure to make any changes if requested.