Quarto, creating a post in a blog

When creating a blog with Quarto, the file name does need to be named index.qmd within the posts/post_01 folder? Is it possible to name the .qmd with any other name?

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Developer team would be able to answer directly.

I believe they are called index.qmd because they will be converted to index.html which will then allow the url youblog.com/blog/post1 to work. See for example Quarto blog article Quarto - Positioning Content in the Margin and source code quarto-web/docs/blog/posts/2022-02-17-advanced-layout at main · quarto-dev/quarto-web · GitHub

So this is why the convention, and why it is made this way.

What is the use case behind not having this index.qmd file but another name ?

Thank you very much Christophe,

I am going to post questions to where you suggested me.

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