Hugo

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A Fast and Flexible Static Site Generator written in Go

What is Hugo?

Hugo is a static site generator written in Go. It is optimized for speed, easy use and configurability. Hugo takes a directory with content and templates and renders them into a full html website. Hugo makes use of markdown files with front matter for meta data.
Hugo is a tool in the Static Site Generators category of a tech stack.

Who is using it?

253 companies use Hugo in their tech stacks, including Buzzvil, Braincube, and NetApp.

Buzzvil

Braincube

NetApp

cloud

Honeycomb

Hapticmedia

giffgaff

Raygun

zetaops

Fraunhofer

DocSpring

Leonis Holding

Why developers like Hugo

Lightning fast
Single Executable
Easy setup
Great development community
Open source
Write in golang
LiveReload built in
Hacker mindset
Not HTML only - JSON, RSS