Gerous Jekyll theme

A modern personal portfolio theme designed for creative individuals and professionals.

A polished, modern personal portfolio theme

Gerous is a modern portfolio theme for Jekyll, designed for creative individuals and professionals. Boost your online visibility with this stylish theme, featuring a premium design and excellent performance, as reflected in its high Lighthouse Speed score.

Showcase your top projects using the built-in slider, and add a touch of sophistication with the dark mode. The theme improves user experience by including dedicated sections for FAQs and Testimonials, creating a comprehensive platform to display your portfolio with both style and functionality.


  • Works with GitHub Pages (host it for free)
  • Dark and light mode
  • No jQuery, only vanilla JS
  • 100% responsive design
  • Clean and modern code
  • Super fast performance
  • Optimized for mobile devices
  • Slider featured projects
  • Projects section
  • Blog section
  • Testimonials section
  • FAQ section
  • Compatible with modern browsers
  • Post navigation
  • Social sharing buttons
  • Syntax highlighting (supports the Jekyll syntax highlighter)
  • Medium style image zoom
  • Image gallery
  • Tag page
  • Custom logo support
  • Supports video posts
  • Supports contact form (Formspree)
  • Supports MailChimp newsletter
  • Supports Disqus comments
  • Supports Google analytics
  • Font Awesome icons
  • Free Google fonts

License and instructions

$79 gets you a license to use the theme for a single project or website. It comes with full documentation showing you how to set up and customize the theme and use all of it’s features.

Updates and support

Gerous was created by Artem Sheludko. He’s dedicated to keeping the theme up to date with bug fixes and feature additions. You can email him at for any support queries.