In this example project the article sources are located in
articles folder (this can be changed in the configuration). The
name of the source files has to end in either
this post for an explanation).
The file’s basename (without the extension) will be used as the
article’s slug, which will then be used to create the URL of its
single article page. The file name may start with one or more digits
9) followed by a dash, this prefix will not be included in the
slug, but may be used to sort the files on the filesystem.
For example, this article’s source file is called:
So the slug for the article will be:
The directory an article source is located in (relative to the
articles directory) will be used as the article’s category (see
here). This, too, can be changed in the configuration, you could — for
example — use the directory as tag, you could even use the topmost
directory as tag and subdirectories as category, or simply ignore any
All meta data extracted from the file name and/or path may be overridden by meta data included in the file.