NightLight – Responsive, Multi-Purpose Ghost Theme

in Uncategorized on July 9, 2021


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Nightlight, the multi-purpose responsive theme for the Ghost blogging platform. With it’s smooth ajax page transitions and smart off canvas navigation bar your users will glide through this theme with ease. Customise the homepage to your needs with an optional featured posts carousel and 4 various layouts. Nightlight’s stylish post pages feature two column based articles, Disqus commenting and a useful newsfeed widget that display the sites latest posts. Search and site wide tag filtering are also integrated right into nightlight. Users viewing your site on a phone will have no problems. Nightlight is fully responsive with seamless cross-browser support and backwards compatibility across all major browsers and mobile browsers including Internet explorer 7!

With the opportunity to vote for new features we think you’ll love this theme!


  • NEW Two post styles. Make changes across whole site or specific page.
    • NEW Single Column
    • NEW Double Column
  • NEW Two new Pages.
    • NEW Author.hbs page complete with profile details and user’s posts
    • NEW Error.hbs page
  • NEW Full multi Author ghost capability
  • NEW Syntax Code Highlighting with multiple styles using PrismJS
  • NEW Cover pages to latest method – Takes advantage of ghosts new post cover images input
  • NEW Browser titles now changes on an AJAXed page change. Useful for analytics.
  • Multiple homepage layouts
    • 4 home page layout style options
    • Optional home page carousel slider
    • Choose between featured posts or latest posts
  • Smart off canvas menu navigation
  • News Feed widget to show the latest posts
  • Tag filters that filter the whole website not just the current page like isotope or other templates
  • Search box to search the website
  • Fully responsive
  • Mobile ready
  • Column based articles
  • Flat Design
  • SCSS style sheet
  • Ajax pagination loading
  • Smooth Ajax page transitions
  • Video and audio support
  • Disqus comment system built in
  • Icomoon icons
  • Seemless cross-browser compatibility FireFox, Safari, Chrome, IE9, IE10, IE11, iphone, android
  • Fallbacks for IE7, IE8
  • Full Documentation
  • And more…



21.01.2015 - v2.0.4
---FIX: Issues relating to https and http protocol conflicts

18.12.2014 - v2.0.3
---FIX: Issues relating to embedded content and double column posts

03.12.2014 - v2.0.2
---FIX: error.hbs didn't appear to render

22.11.2014 - v2.0.1
---FIX: Post Single Column > post.hbs - didn't produce single column posts

17.11.2014 - v2.0.0
---FIX: Directly going to ./page/2 would show a blank page.
---FIX: Browser titles now changes on an ajaxed page change.
---FIX: The vimeo play button sometimes wouldn’t play
---ADD: Code Highlighting with multiple styles
---ADD: 2 post styles: single and double column
---ADD: New error.hbs page for 404.hbs errors
---ADD: New author.hbs page with Full multi Author ghost capability
---ADD: Cover pages to latest method - Takes advantage of ghosts new post cover images input

08.10.2014 v1.0.1
---FIX: In some cases the NewsFeed thumbnails failed to appear.

v1.0.1 - 08.10.2014
---FIX: In some cases the NewsFeed thumbnails failed to appear.

01.10.2014 - v1.0.0


Css and Javascript

Note: These images are not included in the theme files.


Feature Requests

Nightlight will be constantly updated with new features and widgets. If you would like to influence what features are implemented then post your ideas to our Tricider form. The most requested will make it to the next update!


The documentation included in the download provides helpful step by step guides to get your theme installed and customised. If you would like any further advice just send us an email via the profile page.

If you have any bug reports please let us know!


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