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Welcome to documentation for Gatsby Theme Catalyst!

The best place to begin is the Getting Started guide. These docs are written assuming you have some basic familiarity with Gatsby and modern web development practices.

About Gatsby Theme Catalyst

Gatsby Theme Catalyst is an an opinionated set of integrated themes and starters that can be used as a boilerplate to accelerate your next Gatsby project. There is a single “core” theme in which most dependencies and utility components are contained followed by progressively more styled and refined child themes and starters. These themes use Theme-UI and MDX.


Layout Themes

Minimal styles, defaults, layout and utility components

Data Theme

Optional, adds a backend data source or just use MDX

Presentation Theme

Visual design, custom layouts and UI components

Gatsby Starter

Packages a set themes together for ease of use.

Production Site

Add branding, content, styles, and customization. Component shadowing and Theme UI give you full control over the finished product.

Catalyzing Start

# create a new Gatsby site using the basic starter
gatsby new catalyst
# change into your new directory
cd catalyst
# launch the site
gatsby develop

Example sites built with Gatsby Theme Catalyst

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