Jeykll supports the use of Markdown with inline HTML tags which makes it easier to quickly write posts with Jekyll, without having to worry too much about text formatting. A sample of the formatting follows.

Tables have also been extended from Markdown:

First Header Second Header
Content Cell Content Cell
Content Cell Content Cell

Here’s an example of an image, which is included using Markdown:

Geometric pattern with fading gradient

Highlighting for code in Jekyll is done using Pygments or Rouge. This theme makes use of Pygments by default.

// count to ten
for (var i = 1; i <= 10; i++) {
def show
  @widget = Widget(params[:id])
  respond_to do |format|
    format.html # show.html.erb
    format.json { render json: @widget }
// count to twenty
var j = 0;
while (j < 20) {

Type Theme uses KaTeX to display maths. Equations such as can be displayed inline.

Alternatively, they can be shown on a new line: