Start Hugo’s development server to view the site locally.
Once the local server starts, you can see your site. If your webbrowser does not automatically pop up, open your browser and enter http://localhost:1313. Now you can start to modify this page in the directory. If you save new changes, this site will automatically refresh and render the modification.
The config.yml is your best friend. You can modify and add information, such as …
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Have a look at the charlolamode/config.yml for reference. There are commented examples which show you how to easily add tabs and social icons like LinkedIn, Twitter, Youtube, Instagram. Copy the content in your config.yml which will overwrite the config.yml of the theme.
Change Profile Image
To add your profile pic, replace profile.png in the folder static/images. Make sure you take an image with a happy face :)
In the config.yml you can add new tabs next to ‘Articles’ and ‘Contact’. Uncomment ‘Category’ to check it out.
If you add a new tab in the config.yml, you have to do the following:
Add new folder in the directory ‘content’ with the same name as the new tab.
Copy _index.md from articles into new folder.
Add new content
If you like to push new content, create a new Markdown file in the new folder. Find an example in content/articles/article.md.
Have a look at assets/css/core/theme-vars.css to play around with colors.
Disable ‘Profile Mode’
To display Article content on the home page, rather than profile information, set the following under params: in config.yml
With the Article content moved to the home page, removing the main menu entry for Articles may be desirable: