What is Hugo
Hugo is a SSG written in the Go programming language. Go is a language designed at Google.
I selected a Hugo theme demo site that was:
- Updated recently.
- Looks contemporary.
- Classified as fast.
- Classified as minimal.
Meghna Hugo is tagged as fast and minimal. It looks nice. It was updated on 21 March 2020. Dude, that was like yesterday. So, I ran with that.
According to gohugo.io, Hugo is
The world’s fastest framework for building websites
Let’s see what Google PageSpeed thinks.
Let’s hold my site as the benchmark.