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Creating a custom theme in Hugo

I’ve spent some time creating this site’s theme on Hugo, which was the first time I’ve used it. As it turns out, making a theme on Hugo is very easy, albeit slightly lacking in some documentation. During that process, I’ve learned a lot so I’ll go through a step by step process of what it took to create this theme. Generate the hugo site Creating a hugo site is easy, just run the following command after installing hugo: