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mblog: a minimal markdown blog

Project description

mblog: A minimal markdown blog

A simple Markdown based blog that you can use everyday.

Main Features

  • Very usable
  • Customizable


pip install mblog && mblog

Now open the Login page at http://localhost:5000/login

The password is Password by default.


The original version of this can be found at

It has been customized for adding File Uploads, Password Hashing, Better Error Handling, Custom Branding, complete with Python2 and Python3 Portability.


It is Single-user software. You have control over your data. It persists data to ~/.${USER}-blog.db, uploads files to ~/.${USER}-blog-uploads.

It allows you to authenticate via the PASWORD_HASH variable or the contents of ~/.${USER}-blog.pass. Passwords are obtained by:

$ echo -n Password | openssl dgst -binary -sha256 | base64


Reach out to Karthik Kumar Viswanathan karthikkumar at gmail dot com for any suggestions, feedback. PRs welcome.

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