Prepare your first Contenticious site

Contenticious builds a web site from Markdown files that it finds in a directory structure. But there's a little more. Use the contenticious command to generate everything you need in an empty directory:

$ cd foo
$ contenticious init
generating contenticious boilerplate...
  [exist] /Users/memowe/Desktop/foo
  [write] /Users/memowe/Desktop/foo/config

This command will generate four things for you:

As a first step with your newly created Contenticious directory, start the built-in server:

$ ./ daemon
Server available at

Look up that address ( in your favourite browser. You should see a nice little web site which says something like

Hi there, Contenticious is working.

Next step: Edit your first Contenticious document