Skip to content


Switch branches/tags

Name already in use

A tag already exists with the provided branch name. Many Git commands accept both tag and branch names, so creating this branch may cause unexpected behavior. Are you sure you want to create this branch?

Latest commit


Git stats


Failed to load latest commit information.
Latest commit message
Commit time

mattstratton GitHub release Github All Releases license contributing

If you would like to receive emails when new versions of this theme are released, subscribe to the announcement email list.


Castanet is a a Hugo theme for sites that are primarily podcasts. It is heavily influenced by ado-hugo by Matt Stratton.

An example site can be found at

Castanet screenshot


Download the latest version (zip file, not source code) from the Releases page.

For more information read the official setup guide of Hugo.

Getting started

After installing Castanet successfully it requires a just a few more steps to get your site running.

See for all configuration file settings as well as instructions on episodes, guests, hosts, and sponsors

Contributing to castanet

If you would like to help make improvements or fixes to this theme, please see for detailed instructions.

Sites using the Castanet theme

This is a completely non-comprehensive list of podcasts that use this theme. Want to add your site? Submit a pull request against the README file!

Sites inspired by / building upon the Castanet theme