Getting started

The Academic framework enables you to easily create a beautifully simple website using the Hugo static site generator in under 10 minutes 🚀

Key features:

  • Easily manage various content including homepage, blog posts, publications, talks, and projects
  • Extensible via themes and plugins
  • Can’t find the widget you want? Use the Custom widget!
  • Write in Markdown for easy formatting and code highlighting, with LaTeX for mathematical expressions
  • Social/academic network linking, Google Analytics, and Disqus comments
  • Responsive and mobile friendly
  • Simple and refreshing one page design
  • Multilingual and easy to customize

Why Academic?

Learn why Academic was created and the benefits of using it to power your site.

First steps

To get the most out of Academic, start by reviewing a few introductory topics:

Setup - Install Academic for your platform.

Quick Start and Settings - Customize your website.

Add content - Add content to your homepage such as blog posts, projects, talks, or publications.

Community - Connect with the Academic and Hugo community.