Generate site from hugo theme git url

In the experimental menu, you will find an item called: “Create new from Hugo Theme git URL”.

Generate site from hugo theme git url documentation

PoppyGo will ask you to enter the github URL of the Hugo theme that you want to use


Generate site from hugo theme git url documentation

All hugo Themes can be used

All the themes from the official Hugo Themes library can be used.
Check the Hugo themes here


At each theme detailpage on the official Hugo website, you can click the download button, which points you to the the right github repo. Just use the URL of this repo and you’re good to go.

Make the Theme Content Manageable in PoppyGo.

Now you have added the theme to PoppyGo, select the website that you just created. and move over to the experimental menu again. In this experimental menu, you will find the the “Generate PoppyGo config” item.


Just click and ok the warning. Click any place in the left menu and you will see the menu update with the content of your theme.

Read more about the automatic generation of the CMS configuration