In the root folder you will find a file called
config.toml open this file in any text editor or IDE.
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. Add your sites URL here.
languageCode- define your global site language. This setting is independent from the i18n-setup you might add later on.
titleis for your site’s title.
themesets up the used theme. If your theme is located in
/themes/themenamethen the value for this parameter is
If you use theme components you can change this parameter to the following format:
themes = ["theme1", "theme2", "themename"]
Make sure, that your theme is the last item in this list. Hugo will load these themes and module from the left and files with identical names will be overwritten subsequently.
You can add third party plugins from here. We created a loop for plugins. You will see two plugins loop already implemented. The first one is for
css and second one is for
js. Copy a loop item that you need and paste it in the bottom of the loop. After you added a plugin, you need to restart the hugo server to render properly.
Logofield is for your site logo, you can set a default logo for your site, give here the logo directory.
Homeis for home in your navigation.
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.
gmapAPIfield is for google map API key, replace your won gmap API key with it.
mapLongitudefield is for your google map location. you can find this here http://maps.google.com
mapMarkeris for your map pointer, you can set your won map pointer that you want to shaow, maintain the png image size with ( 62*85) px.
googleAnalitycsIDis for turn on google analytics on your site, give your won analytics ID here.
preloaderis for site preloader, it’s default value is true, but if you don’t want it, you can
FormActionis for contact form action url. contact form works with formspree