Here are a few tipps on how to migrate from Octopress to Jekyll.
Permalinks somehow defaults to
permalink: /blog/:year/:month/:day/:title in
_config.yml to use a fixed prefix.
There is a plugin to generate a
sitemap.xml - https://github.com/kinnetica/jekyll-plugins
robots.txt can easily be adopted from the Octopress installation.
url: http://yoursite.com has been set in
Provide Atom feed
atom.xml provides atom feed functionality.
As mentioned above,
url: http://yoursite.com and
author: Your Name must be set in
Linking previous/next posts
Append this to
_layouts/post.html for linking previous/next posts:
Other useful variables can be found here: http://jekyllrb.com/docs/variables/.