Hugo provides a
new command to create a post, as a example for creating a new post is
hugo new blog/new-post.md , it will create a post.
You can configure your blog post from the front-matter. Front-matter starts with
--- and end with also
--- . In this front matter you can give
author = author name ,
description = meta description,
image = images/blog/post-thumb.jpg. Also give the post tag and categories, there are in loop, you can add much tag as you want.
Two types of blog post are rendering in this template, you can set
type = post or
type = featured . post type is normal post, and featured type is for homepage sliding post.
When you created a new post, the
draft default value is true, and when the draft is true your post will not show, you need to change it for showing this post. like
draft = false. Only then your post will show in blog page.
After closing front matter give your post content, remember that every file that has an
.md extension, are supports markdown.