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. LanguageCode field is for your site language.
  3. Title field is for the site title.
  4. Then the Theme field that you are already declared.

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. Dark is a option that you can change your site into dark mode. If you want a dark version then you can change the value to dark = true .
  2. Logo field is for your site logo, you can set a default logo for your site, just give here the logo directory.
  3. shortDescription is for home page short bio/intro or something that you want to show.
  4. 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.
  5. author is for site author name.
  6. googleAnalitycsID is for turn on google analytics on your site, give your won analytics ID here.
  7. copyright is your site copyright text.
  8. preloader can be enable or disable, if you don’t need, just change the value to false

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