Hugo Hero


Hugo Hero

Hero is a multipurpose theme with fullscreen hero images and fullwidth sections. It contains content types for a business or portfolio site.

  • Hugo Version: v0.113.0
  • Theme Version: 1.2
  • Updated: Jun 15, 2023
  • License: MIT
  • Price: Free

Theme Features

Content Types

  • Services (Markdown)
  • Work/Portfolio (Markdown)
  • Features (Data)
  • About (Single Page)


  • Full-width/full-height hero images as a partial. Partial accepts a background-image, no background-image, background-image with blue overlay or just a blue color background.
  • Fixed height hero images as a partial
  • Full width strips on homepage
  • Single ‘About’ page with alternating full-width sections
  • Portfolio pages contain a CSS only masonary image gallery


  • SCSS (Hugo Pipelines)
  • Responsive design
  • Bootstrap 4 grid and media queries only


  • 100/100 Google Lighthouse speed score
  • 21KB without images ⚡
  • Vanilla JS only
  • Responsive menu managed in config.toml


  • Robust example content included
  • Royalty free images included

Speed Benchmarks

Static site generators

Hero Image


MIT (Free)

This free theme is licensed under The MIT License (MIT)


Github Readme

This is a free theme, documentation is available in the themes Theme installation and basic configuration is well documented.


Github Issues

This is a free theme. Please use Github issues for support and discussion. I do actively monitor and respond to issues.