Simpler Jekyll theme

Simpler provides everything you need to showcase your work and stand out in a crowded digital world.

Modern portfolio theme

Simpler is a sleek and modern portfolio theme for Jekyll. The theme comes with a variety of features, including support for GitHub Pages, dark mode, social media integration, a built-in contact form, and much more.

The theme is fully responsive, meaning it will look great on any device, and it’s optimized for SEO, ensuring your work gets the attention it deserves. Whether you’re an illustrator, web designer, photographer, or artist, Simpler is the perfect theme to showcase your work online.


  • Works with GitHub Pages (host it for free)
  • Dark and light mode user can select themselves
  • No jQuery, only vanilla JS
  • 100% responsive design
  • Clean code
  • Optimized for mobile devices
  • Blog section
  • Work section
  • Testimonials section
  • Super fast performance
  • Social sharing buttons
  • Scroll to top button
  • Syntax highlighting (supports the Jekyll syntax highlighter)
  • Compatible with modern browsers
  • Medium style image zoom
  • Image lazy loading
  • Image gallery
  • Custom logo support
  • Supports contact form (Formspree)
  • Supports MailChimp newsletter
  • Supports Disqus comments
  • Supports Google Analytics
  • Free Font Awesome icons
  • Free Google Fonts
  • Free updates & support

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

Simpler 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.