All pages are written in markdown for easy editing, and Jekyll uses Liquid for the data-driven pages. The publicaion list, news items, and group members are stored as
.yml data sheets (plain text) in the
_data folder, so that one can update the website easily. The pages are in the
_pages folder. Updating and maintaining is easy using Github (not worldpress-easy, but there are other advantages (see e.g. this, or this). Jekyll takes all the markdown and data files, and creates beautiful
html files in the
Code released under the MIT License.