Front Matter

Front matter is used to describe the metadata of your content, it must be the first thing in the file and must take the form of valid YAML set between triple-dashed lines. Here is a basic example:

title: Hello World
date: 2018-02-21

Just a blog post.

Basic Properties

Name Description
title Page title.
date Posts date, normal pages usually don't need it.

Advanced Properties

Name Description
type Page type, by default it would be post for posts, page for normal pages, index for homepage. category for categories pages.
layout Page layout, it decides which layout component in your theme to use.

These properties are automatically inferred, however you can override it when necessary.