Getting Started with Ghost is the complete guide to firing up your own personal blog and making it yours. You'll learn how to install, configure, start using and even customize the appearance of your Ghost blog.
The book opens with a detailed overview of the Ghost blogging platform. You'll quickly learn how to use Ghost's sleek yet comprehensive approach to blog management. Ghost can be installed in all manner of ways. You can use the official dedicated hosting solution, a third-party host, or take control of everything using a VPS. This book will set you up with what you need to make the right choice for you. Ghost's theme API exposes a rich array of customization based on the Handlebars.js template system. You'll learn the basics of Grunt and Stylus which make theme customization easy, yet rich and comprehensive, allowing you to create a great looking, responsive blog.
By the end of this book you'll have all you need to create a blog that's easy to use, attractive enabling you to reach out to your audience like never before.