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.
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.
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.
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.
gmapfield 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 ( 62*85) px.
socialis for footer social icon. it’s a loop. and we use themify icon pack for the icon.