Some Thoughts

Articles Tagged : hugo

Hugo Theme using Bootstrap

June 3, 2020 · 2 min read

I built the first version of this site a year ago - but couldn’t really find a theme that I liked and that works well for what I intend to be something of a stream-of-consciousness website.

Like many people I spend a lot of time reading news and social media.

I end up with lots of half formed thoughts that I don’t know quite what to do with - I’m hoping that the discipline of writing them down will help bring me calm.


Hugo Syntax Highlighting avoiding Unsafe Inline

June 2, 2020 · 1 min read

If you use CSP headers to add security to your website and you use Hugo with Syntax highlighting you may run into a problem in that by default Hugo generates inline styles.


AWS CloudFront - limitations

January 15, 2019 · 1 min read

I got this site running on AWS using S3 and CloudFront, it was all easy enough.

But then a couple of things didn’t work how I wanted.

Index pages wern’t there, and I couldn’t add security headers.


Choosing a Static Site Generator

January 11, 2019 · 3 min read

I have been a sporadic blogger since 2005

In that time I have used a few different platforms and this is the time to make another choice - here’s how I got here and why I chose Hugo