Index Jekyll theme

Index is a stylish, minimal portfolio Jekyll theme. With a fixed sidebar menu and clean grid layout, it's perfect to showcase your work.

A minimal, fixed sidebar portfolio theme

Index is a stylish, minimal portfolio Jekyll theme designed to showcase your work. Perfect for designers, artists, photographers and developers to use for your portfolio website.


Index is packed with powerful features to showcase your work:

Beautiful, minimal design

Index has been designed to put your content first, with a stylish fixed sidebar to make navigation easy.

Two-column masonry grid layout

Create a beautiful grid of portfolio images that grabs your visitor's attention.

Responsive design

Index works perfectly on all devices, adapting the layout to fit best with whatever screen size it's viewed on.

Portfolio post type

A dedicated post type for your portfolio items, helping you to keep things organized.

Blog section

Index includes a section for your blog, with simple pagination features to reduce load times and let your visitors explore your older posts.

Ajax navigation

The sleek Ajax navigation and page transitions help give that 'premium' feel that your site deserves.

Image galleries

We've created a unique ‘gallery’ feature for image grids and carousels, making it easy to add these to your posts with some simple HTML.

Contact form

Built-in contact form with Formspree integration for free form submissions.

Markdown + code formatting

Index has full markdown support, and built-in code highlighting to make sure your code samples look as great as the rest of your content.

Social media icons

We've built in social media icons for your favorite networks, making it easy to link to your external profiles.

SEO friendly

We built Index with SEO best practices in mind, and a focus on fast page rendering.

Customize everything

It's easy to change colors, spacing, fonts, sizes etc. via a simple settings file – you don't even need to touch the code.

Works with GitHub Pages

Host your site for free on GitHub Pages, no non-native plugins needed.

License and instructions

$49 gets you a license to use the theme for a single project or website. The full license is included with the theme files.

It comes with full documentation showing you how to set up and customize the theme and use all of it’s features.

Updated and supported by us

Index was created by the Jekyll Themes team exclusively for sale on this website. We keep our premium themes up to date with fixes and new features, and provide direct 1-to-1 support for all included features – just send us a message.