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A Mezzanine CMS theme intended for publishing a personal blog with a minimalist design typeset with the Roboto typeface.

Project description

Roboto Notebook

A [Mezzanine]( theme intended for publishing a personal blog with a
minimalist design typeset with Google’s [Roboto]( typeface.

In initial development.


1. Install the Roboto Notebook theme from the Python Package Index
(PyPI): `pip install robotonotebook`.
2. Add `"robotonotebook",` to the top of the list of `INSTALLED_APPS` in your
Mezannine project’s ``.
3. Add the following settings to your project’s ``:


PAGE_MENU_TEMPLATES = ((1, 'Sidebar', 'pages/menus/tree.html'),
(2, 'Footer', 'pages/menus/footer.html'),)


Things To Do

- Remove hardcoded links to editing in admin and find out why admin
link doesn’t lead to pages’ editing interface, while it works for
the blog.
- Finalize styling of all pages, including Mezzanine accounts, forms
and galleries.
- Fix image max-width.
- Custom blog archive.
- Fixtures for initial example blog post, about page and footer page.
- Code syntax highlighting.
- Print stylesheet.

Future Features That Would Be Nice

- Drag and drop images into library upload area on sidebar, and then
onto post.
- Option for static generation under tools?
- Deployment.
- Download backup of all pages in zipped HTML archive including
styles and Markdown text file duplicates, i.e. `About.html`,
- Built-in [Pandoc]( converter in admin interface.
- Markdown editor with toggleable preview as default for creating
pages and posts, possibly using HTML [Content Editable](


"robotonotebook" is written and maintained by Simon Griffee.


The following kind people contributed directly or indirectly to this project:

- Hynek Schlawack <>
- Peter Downs <>
- Stephen McDonald <>

Please add yourself here alphabetically when you submit your first pull request.

Version 0.0.1 (June 1, 2015)

* No changes listed.

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