Creator: Treigh (treigh)

1.1.0-beta (237 KB) Other Versions


About Quill

Quill is a sleek, modern and clutter-free blog theme for MODX that offers a more immersive reading experience. In just a few clicks, you'll have a fully functioning blog—thanks to MODX package dependencies.


Quill is best previewed on the following pages: 1. Live demo blog 2. Pattern Library 3. Flight Manual

Who is it for?

Quill is a One-Stop blogging solution for MODX that's designed to quickly get you in writing mode. By taking care of the heavy lifting, it allows you to focus on what matters most to you: Publishing your thoughts.

Getting Started

Visit Quill's official documentation to get started.

Check out Quill's Pattern Library for a complete style guide

Included Extras

Quill installs the following extras to get things running:

  • Collections
  • Tagger
  • pdoTools
  • Archivist
  • SimpleSearch
  • ClientConfig
  • If
  • getUrlParam
  • Rowboat
  • Gravatar

Main features

  • Easily Customizable within the manager
  • Pattern library for style references
  • Clean, intuitive well-structured and well-commented markup
  • Fully commented Sass source files
  • Syntax highlighting (Prism.js)
  • Built with Bootstrap V4 (alpha)
  • Suggested posts
  • Widgets: Newsletter signup form, Social share links, side notes, etc.
  • Optional featured images
  • SEO-optimized
  • Cross-Browser Compatibility: Chrome, FF, Safari, Edge, Opera, IE9+
  • 100% Responsive
  • And more!


January 21, 2016
Supported Versions
2.4 – Current
Supported Database

New in Quill 1.1.0-beta

Quill 1.1.0-beta (February 23, 2016)

  • Add custom Collections view
  • Add French Lexicon strings
  • Update blog container id system setting key
  • Update search page id system setting key

Quill 1.0.4-beta (February 3, 2016)

  • Update transport package name to avoid conflict with another unrelated extra. This should also take care of an issue preventing Quill from showing up in the installer.

Quill 1.0.3-beta (February 3, 2016)

  • Improve mobile responsiveness
  • Fix typo in Thoughts pagetitle [#1]
  • UI improvements

Quill 1.0.2-beta (January 25, 2016)

  • Align pagination + newsletter form with content
  • Fix hero image center alignment
  • Remove hero image caption
  • Further style tweaks

Quill 1.0.1-beta (January 21, 2016)

  • Fix Download URL
  • Switch to pdoResources for archives and fix missing archives
  • Add custom Collections view template to assets
  • Center hero header on all screen sizes
  • Increase stack order of float bars
  • Add tether.min.js for Bootstrap tooltips
  • Add Smooth Scrolling in page scripts
  • Fix broken search icon on Safari

Quill 1.0.0-beta (January 17, 2016)

  • Initial release


Current Releases

January 21, 2016
2.4 – Current

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