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Setup a HUGO Site

Introduction Hugo is a static site generator, a tool that allows us to pre-compile our website into static HTML, CSS and JS. The main benefit of using such methods is speed. A Static site takes a lot less time to load than a site that uses databases. For more information on HUGO read my other post Hugo Static Site Generator Prerequisites Git Installing HUGO Official steps The HUGO binary is what we will use throughout the creation of our project to initially setup our site then create posts etc… This step will vary depending on your operating system and distribution....

December 31, 2022 · 5 min · 991 words · ahmza
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HUGO Static Site Generator

Introduction Hugo is a static site generator, which basically means it’s a tool that allows us to pre-compile all of our website into static HTML, CSS and JS. The main benefit of using such methods to crate a site is speed. A Static site takes a lot less time to load than a site that uses databases for example. Disadvantages Some of the disadvantages I have come across are as follows:...

December 26, 2021 · 4 min · 687 words · ahmza