Whisper Theme

Whisper is a minimal documentation theme for Hugo. The design and functionality is intentionally minimal. We’re aiming for a similar feel to a Github readme.

Install Hugo

To use this theme you will need to have Hugo installed. If you don’t already have Hugo installed please follow the official installation guide Check Hugo Version This theme uses Hugo Pipes to compile SCSS and minify assets.

Install Theme

Create a new Hugo site hugo new site mynewsite This will create a fresh Hugo site in the folder mynewsite. Install theme Copy or git clone this theme into the sites themes folder mynewsite/themes


Syntax highlighting and menus can be configured via config.toml.


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Hugo Whisper

Whisper is a minimal documentation theme built for Hugo. The design & functionality is intentionally minimal.