Markdown Syntax Guide

This article offers a sample of basic Markdown syntax that can be used in Hugo content files, also it shows whether basic HTML elements are decorated with CSS in a Hugo theme.

Rich Content

Hugo ships with several Built-in Shortcodes for rich content, along with a Privacy Config and a set of Simple Shortcodes that enable static and no-JS versions of various social media embeds.

Placeholder Text

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Math Typesetting

Mathematical notation in a Hugo project can be enabled by using third party JavaScript libraries.

Emoji Support

Emoji can be enabled in a Hugo project in a number of ways.

Thumbnail image

Guide to Thumbnails in Hugo

Thumbnails can be enabled easily by setting the thumbnail parameter in the frontmatter to an image such as "images/landscape.