Hugo Clarity

A technology-minded theme for Hugo based on VMware's open-source Clarity Design System featuring rich code support, dark/light mode, mobile support, and much more.

Live Demo


Preview on Desktop

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Clarity Hugo Theme desktop light
Clarity Hugo Theme desktop dark

Preview on Mobile

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Clarity Hugo Theme mobile light
Clarity Hugo Theme mobile dark


  • Blog with tagging and category options
  • Deeplinks
  • Native Image Lazy Loading
  • Customizable (see config)
  • Dark Mode (with UI controls for user preference setting)
  • Toggleable table of contents
  • Flexible image configuration
  • Logo alignment
  • Mobile support with configurable menu alignment
  • Syntax Highlighting

Rich code block functions including:

  1. Copy to clipboard
  2. Toggle line wrap (dynamic)
  3. Toggle line numbers
  4. Language label
  5. Toggle block expansion/contraction (dynamic)

To put it all in context, here is a preview showing all functionality.

code block functions


A theme for Hugo based on VMware Clarity. Contribute to chipzoller/hugo-clarity development by creating an account on GitHub.