hugoadmin (For Lack of a Better Name)

A companion tool to Hugo (by spf13) which helps create projects/types


Hugo ( is a static site generator written in Go. It’s super fast and fairly flexible. I’ve really enjoyed using it to build this site.

However, it requires a very strict folder layout and filenaming convention which is daunting when first starting out. This project aims to provide a small helper tool that will help you through creating the initial project structure as well as project types. It’s modelled after django-admin.


hugoadmin is written in Go using Cobra (