How to install the latest version of Jekyll on Ubuntu
Ubuntu has Jekyll available on its repositories, but it is an older version, if you want to have the latest follow this easy steps.
sudo apt-get install curl nodejs build-essentials git
With rvm you will have the latest version of ruby as well.
\curl -L https://get.rvm.io | bash -s stable
Exit terminal and start a new session or run:
Be sure to install all requirements
We will now install ruby and make that latest version the default, we also need rubygems.
rvm install ruby rvm use ruby --default rvm rubygems current
sudo gem install jekyll --no-rdoc --no-ri
You are now ready to blog with Jekyll