Hugo Orbit Theme

This is a Hugo port of Orbit - great looking resume/CV template designed for developers by Xiaoying Riley.



  • Fully Responsive
  • HTML5 + CSS3
  • Built on Bootstrap 3
  • 6 Colour Schemes
  • FontAwesome icons
  • LESS files included
  • Compatible with all modern browsers


  • Google Analytics
  • Print format improvements from PR


Inside the folder of your new Hugo site run:

$ mkdir themes
$ cd themes
$ git clone

For more information read the official setup guide of Hugo.

Getting started

After installing the theme successfully it requires just a few more steps to get your resume running.

Copying files

Take a look inside the exampleSite folder of this theme. You'll find a file called config.toml. To start just copy the config.toml into the root folder of your Hugo site.


Open your just-copied config.toml and fill it with your data. All the page content may be configured throw one file.

Test your site

In order to see your site in action, run Hugo's built-in local server.

$ hugo server -w

Now enter localhost:1313 in the address bar of your browser.

Build your site

Just run

$ hugo

You'll find your resume files in public folder in the root of Hugo project.