Redirecting index.html file

I would like to redirect my index.html file to the latest post that I have in my _posts folder as oppossed to an archive type view of all posts by default.

the only way I have been able to make this work thus far is have ablank index. html wit the following code.



      <title>HTML Meta Tag</title>

      <meta http-equiv = “refresh” content = “2; url =” />



      <p>Hello HTML5!</p>



This solution though would require I update that redirect link everytime I makea new post.

if anyone can give advice on how to do this it would be greatly appreciated.  

Site is  or

for example i would like to to bring up the latest post which today would be

thanks in advance ! 

Redirect to {{ site.posts[0].url }}