Academic is a framework to help you create a beautiful website quickly. Perfect for personal sites, blogs, or business/project sites. Check out the latest demo of what you’ll get in less than 10 minutes. Then head on over to the Quick Start guide or take a look at the Release Notes.
Easily manage various content including homepage, blog posts, publications, talks, and projects
Extensible via color themes and widgets/plugins
Write in Markdown for easy formatting and code highlighting, with LaTeX for mathematical expressions
Build your site by running the hugo command. Then host it for free using Github Pages or Netlify (refer to the first installation method). Alternatively, copy the generated public/ directory (by FTP, Rsync, etc.) to your production web server (such as a university’s hosting service).
Feel free to star the project on Github to help keep track of updates and check out the release notes prior to updating your site.
Before updating the framework, it is recommended to make a backup of your entire website directory (or at least your themes/academic directory) and record your current version number.
By default, Academic is installed as a Git submodule which can be updated by running the following command: