Getting Started with Hugo: The world’s fastest framework for building websites.

In partnership with Reboot, this is a complete workshop for building sites with Hugo. We’ll cover why build static sites instead of traditional CMS-driven websites along with the concept of JAMstack, and what’s so special about Hugo; We’ll start with reviewing themes, content structure, basic templating, deployment and hosting. At the end of this workshop you will have a working website online. This is part one in a three part series of workshops.


June 29th, 6pm - 9pm

This workshop will be held at Spark Labs, a global work and collaboration space.

Spark Labs HQ, Bryant Park

25 West 39th St.
14th Floor
New York NY 10018

(note, address has been updated)

About Bud Parr

Bud Parr is a web designer and front-end developer who has run his own firm building websites for 15 years. He’s a contributor to the open source Hugo project, and runs the JAMstack NYC Meetup group, and a website devoted to building “Faster Better Websites,”

About Reboot

The Reboot program sets you up to learn any coding language, build a career as a developer, or liaison effectively with a development team, maximizing your career options without breaking the bank. Students will learn by building a real-world project for non-profits who are in need of a new website. So students get the skills they need while helping others.Learn in a small group with an expert mentor.

Additional Sponsors include:

Netlify is a unified platform that automates your code to create high-performant, easily maintainable sites and web apps.

Fastly helps the world’s most popular digital businesses keep pace with their customer expectations by delivering fast, secure, and scalable online experiences.


Jun 29, 6:00 PM
Spark Labs 25 W 39th Street, 14th Floor New York, NY 10018