Hugo Static Site Generator

Hugo is one of the most popular open-source static site generators.

Hugo is one of the most popular open-source static site generators. It also happens to be a rediculously fast framework for building static websites. We use it to build our documentation.

What we like about it is that it’s written in Go, speaks “markdown” and uses Go-templates for rendering all pages.

Want to host your own static site? Here’s how we do it.

  1. Our terraform-root-module/aws/docs reference architecture describes how we provision the S3 bucket along with CloudFront CDN.
  2. Our codefresh.yml shows how we CI/CD our documentation and deploy it to S3 for all tagged releases.