Octopress is derived from jekyll itself . It is very much automated with commands but it is mainly for blogging.
but in jekyll
#why jekyll ? Jekyll because it has super power . Jekyll can handle having post and pages for the website , while the octopress is only able to handle only post .
thats one only no ?
and push directly to github along with markdown files , which is very handy feature incase one lost blog . It can be regenerated again.
Not to mention the awesome liquid tags . and emoji <h2 id="planning-does-not-work-while-judging-does">Planning Does Not Work While Judging Does</h2>
Planning includes others people actions, well that can change instantaneously . So the plan gets nowhere. Is that what you want ? NO.
Judging part includes you as an integral part. Well you can trust yourself more than anybody else yourself.
Planning also sounds more like a evil intention. Judging either goes right or wrong . That’s all.
Goal is same but paths are different . Choose the right one.
#what superpower-jekyll got ?
Behind the scene jekyll generates the html code which github.io pages can understand .
Jekyll is also the wizard behind handling gh-pages on github i.e the github pages can recognize if the sites is build in jekyll so it will handle it in jekyll gem way .
The best thing one can mix HTML with markdown .
4.More over it , it build with hackers tendency i.e code for everything.
#best place to learn jekyll ?
Official documentation is the best @ jekyll docs.