Standalone pages are another important part of any blog or site. Nate explains how to create a standalone page with Hugo and how to link to it from other posts.
- [Instructor] Not all sites are blogs,…and even blogs need some standalone pages…that aren't blog posts.…Hugo makes it easy to create these standalone pages too.…Let's say I want to create an About Me page on my site.…I can come here to the terminal and do hugo new about.md,…which creates a new file.…In my editor, you can see that this new file is not…in the post folder, it's just at the root…of the content folder.…Otherwise, it's the same as any other post I've created.…So in this About Me page, I can change the title…and maybe say I'm a blogger and I love Hugo.…
(keyboard keys clicking)…Now I'll save this.…I'm going to go back to the terminal and create one more post,…hugo new post/another-post.md,…and in this new post I might say,…another fantastic post on the blog,…and then I want to link to my About page.…So I might say, want to read more about me?…This syntax with brackets and parentheses…is the markdown syntax for linking from one post to another,…or from one page to another.…
Now, with both of these files saved,…
- Advantages of static sites
- Installing Hugo and Git
- Creating a new Hugo site
- Building a new website
- Adding posts, pages, and static content
- Publishing your static site
- Deploying via FTP, AWS, and Netlify
Skill Level Beginner
Amazon Web Services Essential Trainingwith Jeff Winesett5h 2m Intermediate
Amazon Web Services: Storage and Data Managementwith Brandon Rich3h 50m Intermediate
1. How Static Sites Work
2. Set Up Hugo
3. Build a Website
4. Prepare for Publishing
5. Deploy via FTP
6. Deploy to AWS
7. Deploy with Netlify
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