Install Theme

Please ensure Hugo is installed on your machine, as covered here Install Hugo

Hugo Advance Pro is a premium theme and can be purchased here

Once you have purchased the theme simply extract the .zip file on your local machine. This which will create a folder called hugo-advance-pro-v1.1 with a ready to go Hugo site inside the folder.

Run Hugo

After extracting the theme for the first time, build the Hugo site. Make sure to run the following commands from inside the hugo site, ie inside hugo-advance-pro-v1.1


For local development run Hugo’s built-in local server.

hugo server

You can visit http://localhost:1313 in the address bar of your browser to see the local development site.

Build Hugo

Compile the site using the hugo command


This creates a folder called /public which contains the final static site. This is the folder which is served from a webserver.