Category - Static Site Generator

Hugo is an open source static site generator.

We have discovered 10,146 live website that are using Hugo.

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Technology usage statistics

Websites using Hugo 10,146 websites
Most popular in the country United States of America
Market position in Static Site Generator #2
Market share in Static Site Generator 30.55%
Most popular version 0.80.0

Technology adoption

Recent changes in Hugo usage. (See Hugo Usage Changes report)
Websites that added Hugo +295
Websites that dropped Hugo -187
Websites that changed version of Hugo 673

Distribution by websites popularity

Hugo detection in the top websites by popularity
Top 10k sites 24 websites
Top 100k sites 100 websites
Top 1m sites 1,182 websites

Websites utilizing Hugo

Top websites that use Hugo

Domain Country Rank Contacts United States of America 585 United States of America 677 United States of America 1,406 United States of America 1,431 United States of America 2,259 United States of America 2,396
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Market Share

Hugo market share within the Static Site Generator category

Geographical Distribution

Technology usage distribution by websites across the globe.


(Ordered by popularity)
  • 0.80.0 (8.87%)
  • 0.54.0 (8.01%)
  • 0.81.0 (4.90%)
  • 0.74.3 (4.54%)
  • 0.55.6 (3.24%)
  • 0.53 (2.92%)
  • 0.75.1 (2.75%)
  • 0.79.0 (2.69%)
  • 0.68.3 (2.67%)
  • 0.72.0 (2.14%)

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Hugo often used together with

Category - Programming Languages.
Go is used together with Hugo on 10,209 domains. Total 18,004 domains found using Go
Category - Document Encoding.
UTF-8 is used together with Hugo on 10,131 domains. Total 8,059,052 domains found using UTF-8
Category - Mobile.
Viewport Meta is used together with Hugo on 10,017 domains. Total 5,070,400 domains found using Viewport Meta
Category - Document Standards.
Description Meta is used together with Hugo on 7,857 domains. Total 4,045,529 domains found using Description Meta
Category - Document Standards.
JavaScript is used together with Hugo on 7,468 domains. Total 6,019,684 domains found using JavaScript
Category - Document Standards.
HTML5 Tags is used together with Hugo on 6,763 domains. Total 1,794,762 domains found using HTML5 Tags

Alternative Technologies

Cecil: Total 5 domains found using Cecil
Gatsby: Total 11,331 domains found using Gatsby
Gridsome: Total 519 domains found using Gridsome
Hexo: Total 1,510 domains found using Hexo
Jekyll: Total 8,089 domains found using Jekyll
Octopress: Total 727 domains found using Octopress
Pelican: Total 419 domains found using Pelican
Phenomic: Total 24 domains found using Phenomic
Saber: Total 106 domains found using Saber
VuePress: Total 340 domains found using VuePress