I am building a site from scratch and I am stuck with a simple problem that I cannot solve through the documentation about template lookups.
I would like to have one page (say, “About” → http://example.com/about.html) that would have a layout different from a single page. Whatever I do I end up having it processed as a single page.
- I first tried to simply have a
I then thought that
layouts are, well, layouts and not actual data (despite having a
layouts/index.html that is data) and tried to place
about.md in various places in
data, with matching
about.html (with and without a
layout entry in the front matter).
Long story short - I never managed to have an
about.html page that would not be a single-page formatted.
My question: where should I place the bits and pieces of my About page, so that
- the content is Markdown …
- … and processed through its own template (and specifically not
single.htmlbecause it is not a post entry)