Potato Dark license

Potato Dark is a modern, simple and beautiful Hugo theme.



  • Support for tags
  • Responsive design
  • Support for Related Content
  • Analytics with Google Analytics
  • Modern, Simple and beautiful design
  • Medium's Image Zoom(zoom.js)
  • Social links (most social networks available)

Use short code for Image Zoom.

{{% zoom-img src="/images/default.jpg" %}}


Inside the folder of your Hugo site run:

$ git submodule add https://github.com/surajmandalcell/potato-dark themes/potato-dark

Or download it from the release branch


replace your config.toml with the one provided in themes/potato-dark/exampleSite/config.toml


Use hugo's -t potato-dark or --theme=potato-dark option with hugo commands. Example:

$ hugo server -t potato-dark -w -D


You may specify following options in config.toml of your site to make use of this theme's features.

For getting started with potato dark, copy the config.toml file from the exampleSite directory inside Potato's repository to your site repository.

$ cp themes/potato-dark/exampleSite/config.toml .

Now, you can start editing this file and add your own stuff!


Pull requests, bug fixes and new features are welcome!

To start just fork the repository and consider creating an seperate random branch so it get easier for me to test and review pushed code! thanks.


Open sourced under the MIT license.

Potato Dark

Dark and elegant blog theme for goHugo static site generator.

Potato Dark Info

⭐ Stars 20
🔗 Homepage themes.gohugo.io
🔗 Source Code github.com
🕒 Last Update 7 months ago
🕒 Created 4 years ago
🐞 Open Issues 1
➗ Star-Issue Ratio 20
😎 Author surajmandalcell