Highlights is a simple one page site originally created by HTML5UP. This Hugo theme is a port of theme.
All the information for creating the site is stored at the config.toml.
This theme provides the following features
contact form (via formspree.io)
Inside the folder of your Hugo site run:
$ cd themes
$ git clone https://github.com/schmanat/hugo-highlights-theme
For more information read the official setup guide of Hugo.
After installing the Hugo Highlights Theme it requires a just few more steps to get your site running.
It’s possible to change the background files for every section (about, services, … ). To do this you could set every image in the config.toml of your site. The files are stored at static/images/.
Present your skills
This section should show your capabilities and skills. You can change this serverics at [params.services in the config.toml.
All icons are part of Fontawesome’s icon font. Look at the website of Fontawesome for more icons. The icons are represented by their corresponding CSS class of Fontawesome. A skill is defined like this example:
icon = "fa-camera-retro"
title = "Magna Etiam"
Make the contact form working
Since this page will be static, you can use formspree.io as proxy to send the actual email. Each month, visitors can send you up to one thousand emails without incurring extra charges. Begin the setup by following the steps below:
Enter your email address under ‘email’ in the config.toml
Upload the generated site to your server
Send a dummy email yourself to confirm your account
Click the confirm link in the email form www.formspree.io
Thats all. Enjoy mailing!
In order to see your site in action, run Hugo’s built-in local server.