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Basic Configuration

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 config.toml file. Then run hugo server command again.

Default configuration

  1. At the very top you will see a baseURL field for your site URL. Give your site URL here.
  2. Title is for your site title.
  3. Then the Theme field that you are already declared.
  4. paginate is for post pagination, how much you want to show in a page.
  5. disqusShortname is for activate comment section on blog page. get your disqus short name from here.

Plugins

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.

Default Parameters

  1. description field 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.
  2. author is for site author name.
  3. contact_form_action is your contact form action. it works with https://formspree.io
  4. copyright is your site copyright.
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