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Quick Start

Getting started

Gatsby lets you transform plain text into dynamic blogs and websites using the latest web technologies. A React.js static site generator.

It supports Markdown, HTML, and React.js pages out of the box. Easy to add support for additional file types.

Install Gatsby

Stable version:
npm install -g gatsby

Pre-stable version:
npm install -g gatsby@[version number]

Install Starters

The best way to get started is by installing Gatsby Starters. There are four sites that currently works withgatsby@1.0.0-alpha13:

Starter Installation Example

Clone the Gatsby Starter Blog repo:
git clone

Go to folder and checkout the1.0branch.
cd gastsby-starter-blog
git checkout 1.0

Install npm packages
npm install

Run on local server
gatsby develop