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Academia Hugo

This Hugo theme is perfect for crafting a website for academic portfolio, Resume, publication, etc. The theme basically includes six crucial pages, essential homepage sections, forms, and more

Demo | Page Speed (97%)

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Key Features

  • Google analytics support
  • Multiple author available
  • Contact form Support
  • Post reading time calculator
  • Google map support
  • Post reading time calculator
  • Google page speed optimized
  • Open graph meta tag
  • Twitter card meta tag

Local development

# clone the repository
git clone

# cd in the project directory
$ cd academia-hugo/exampleSite/

# Start local dev server
$ hugo server --themesDir ../..

Or Check out Full Documentation.

Content Management System

import to Forestry

This project has been pre-configured to work with Forestry a git-based CMS, import your repository in Forestry and you will be able to edit and preview your site .

Any changes you make in Forestry will be committed back to the repo and deployed if you use Netlify.

Deployment and hosting

Deploy to Netlify

Follow the steps.

Prefer a video? (Hugo + Netlify + Forestry)

Build your website with Academia Hugo theme by following these easy steps (No Coding Required!) Video Tutorial.

Reporting Issues

We use GitHub Issues as the official bug tracker for the academia Template. Please Search existing issues. Someone may have already reported the same problem. If your problem or idea has not been addressed yet, feel free to open a new issue.

Submit Your Website To Our Showcase

Are you using Academia Hugo theme? Submit it to our showcase.

Our showcase aims to demonstrate to the world what amazing websites people like you have created utilizing our Hugo themes and to show that Hugo has tremendous capabilities as a Static Site Generator.

View all the websites powered by Academia Hugo from here.

Submit your Academia Hugo powered website.


Copyright © Designed by Themefisher & Developed by Gethugothemes

Code License: Released under the MIT license.

Image license: The images are only for demonstration purposes. They have their licenses. We don't have permission to share those images.

Special Thanks

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