In your sites root folder you will find a file called
config.toml. Open this file with your text editor or IDE.
- baseURL field for your website URL / domain. Add your site URL here. Remember, you need to add a trailing slash at the end of the URL.
- languageCode defines your global site language. For more information, see Official Hugo Docs.
summaryLength decides how many words are in excerpts of your posts when they are displayed as a preview. The default
summaryLengthis 70 words.
theme sets up the used theme. If your theme is located in
my-project/themes/theme-namefolder, then the value for this parameter is
- title is for the main title of your website.
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.
[[menu.main]]is the main loop, you can add your navigation item by copy and paste this line.
nameattribute is for navigation item name.
URLis for the page url, just give the page name here, it will automatically add the base URL from your site. like if you want to give the about page url here, just type
weightis for your navigation sorting, the smaller number weight will show first.
Most parameters in
config.toml are commented. You can change the basic setup of the theme and add information or enable/disable features.
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 your contact form action. it works with https://formspree.io
copyrightis your site copyright.