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Create New Post

Reader is a multilingual template. So when you want to create a new post, you need to define the language. For example, creating a new post in the English language, the command is hugo new english/post/ and for French it’s hugo new french/post/

Configure 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 title, author = author name, description = meta description, image = images/blog/blog-1.jpg, categories and tags.

When you created a new post, the draft default value is true, which means it’s not published yet. Make it false to publish the post, ex: draft = false. After closing the front matter, give your post content.

Remember that every file that has a .md extension supports markdown.

Example Front-Matter

title: "Use apples to give your bakes caramel and a moist texture"
date: 2020-03-14T15:40:24+06:00
  - "images/blog/blog-1.jpg"
author: "Charls Xaviar"
description: "This is meta description"
categories: ["creativity","natural"]
tags: ["color","recipe","fish"]
type: "epic" 
draft: false
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