Configure Emacs to enable orgmode markdown exports for Jekyll use.

Code blocks

putStrln "Hello World!"

Use the org-export-dispatch (C-c e) and export to a temporary buffer.

Add highlighting tags, eg {% highlight python %} … {% endhighlight %} for non-default languages.

    print("Hello world!")

Add the YAML front-matter to make Jekyll display the post.


    title: "From org to markdown

    tags: "meta"


Add your configured excerpt_separator e.g: <!--more--> to the post.