In this root folder you will find a file called
config.toml open this file in any text editor or IDM.
If your theme is not launched in your localhost, then check the
theme name is correct in configure.toml file. Then run
hugo server command again.
- At the very top you will see a
baseURLfield for your site URL. Give your site URL here.
Titleis for your site title.
- Then the
Themefield that you are already declared.
SummaryLeangthis for post excerpt limit. you can set your post excerpt length as you want to show.
disqusShortnameis for activate comment section on blog page. get your disqus short name from here.
DefaultContentLanguagefield is for your site default language, which will load first with your site load.
disableLanguagesfield is for disable languages, if you don’t want to show one or more then one you can add the language name here, it will disabled those languages from your site. example
disableLanguages = ["fr"]it will disabled french language from your site.
You can add third party plugins from here very easily, We create a loop for plugins, you will see two plugins loop here, first one is for
css and last one is for
js. just copy a loop item that you need and paste it in the bottom of the loop. and link correctly, after added a plugins, you maybe need to close the hugo server and run it again for rendered correctly.
Logofield is for your site logo, you can set a default logo for your site, just give here the logo directory.
Logo_footeris for footer logo, it’s in the dark background, that’s why you need a light color logo.
top_headeris the top section. above the navigation bar. you can
falseit for hide it.
descriptionfield is for your default meta description, it will show on your homepage and other page that have not any meta description on this page front-matter.
authoris for site author name.
contact_form_actionis for contact form. it work’s with formspree.
google_analitycs_idis for turn on google analytics on your site, give your won analytics ID here.
field is for sidebar quick contact form.
searchis default active in this template, you can search with any content, tags or categories from here. if you don’t need search, you can
preloaderis for site preloader, you can enable or disable preloader by enable = true or false, then if you want any image, logo, or animation in preloader then give the location in
preloader =, like
preloader = images/preloader.gifor if you don’t want any logo or image then leave the preloader field empty, then it will show just a white screen when every component is loading. that’s simple.
navigation_buttonis for main navigation button, you can enable or disable it.
subscriptionis for user subscription, give your won subscription form action url in
mailchimp_form_actionfield, and your form name in
mailchimp_form_namefield. You can get your action url and form name from here (after login or signup).
mapfield is for google map , replace your won gmap API key with
map_ongitudefield is for your google map location. you can find this here http://maps.google.com
map_markeris for your map pointer, you can set your won map pointer that you want to show, just maintain the png image size with ( 46*58) px.
socialis for footer social icon. it’s a loop. and we use font awesome 4.7.0: https://fontawesome.com/v4.7.0/icons/ for the icon.
Languageis for multilingual content. we used two language here. you can add more language following this example content.