Content can be written using Markdown, LaTeX math, and Hugo Shortcodes. Additionally, HTML may be used for advanced formatting.
Sub-headings ## H2 ### H3 #### H4 ##### H5 ###### H6 Emphasis Italics with *asterisks* or _underscores_. Bold with **asterisks** or __underscores__. Combined emphasis with **asterisks and _underscores_**. Strikethrough with ~~two tildes~~. Ordered lists 1. First item 2. Another item Unordered lists * First item * Another item Images Images may be added to a page by placing them in your static/img/ folder and referencing them using one of the following two notations:
Hugo uses the excellent go html/template library for its template engine. It is an extremely lightweight engine that provides a very small amount of logic. In our experience that it is just the right amount of logic to be able to create a good static website. If you have used other template systems from different languages or frameworks you will find a lot of similarities in go templates.
This document is a brief primer on using go templates.
Step 1. Install Hugo Goto hugo releases and download the appropriate version for your os and architecture.
Save it somewhere specific as we will be using it in the next step.
More complete instructions are available at installing hugo
Step 2. Build the Docs Hugo has its own example site which happens to also be the documentation site you are reading right now.
Follow the following steps:
Clone the hugo repository Go into the repo Run hugo in server mode and build the docs Open your browser to http://localhost:1313 Corresponding pseudo commands: