Building a blog with Hugo

Thoughts and feelings about the blazing fast static site generator written in Go

Aaron Kanter

5 minute read

Not to get too meta, I thought it would be appropriate to discuss my experience with Hugo in bringing up this blog. I generally followed the excellent quickstart documentation (which can also be very conveniently hosted locally). Overall, I like the tool but as can be expected it has some interesting features which I thought were worth pointing out. Shopping Around I did not do a tremendous amount of shopping around but I started with a few basic goals.