How to add a Hugo-based Docs site to your GitLab Project

7 minute read Published: Author: Derek Laventure

At Consensus, we spend a fair bit of our time building complex Drupal systems and the infrastructure that supports them. In that context, the simplicity of a tool like Hugo caught my attention. Hugo is a static site generator written in Go that has proven elegant and flexible for many situations where a simple (or even slightly complex) website is called for, and the venerable Drupal is overkill. Perhaps one of the best uses we’ve found for this tool is to provide technical documentation for a development project.