I have just started learning/working with Drupal and I am trying to build a theme for a website (something that has nothing to do with a blog other than the fact that the content is dynamically generated).
I have just installed Drupal 8.4 with the Minimal profile and created the bare structure of my theme. However, when I go to visit
http://mysite I get redirected to
I want to create a frontpage containing a large search bar and the thumbnails of some content (if that matters in any way). I created a
page--front.html.twig but I still can't get rid of the redirect from
Could you please give me some advice regarding this redirect and the more general idea of implementing a custom landing page?