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Automated deployments tutorial for Hugo

In this tutorial we will set up a basic Hugo project and then configure a free tool called Wercker to automatically deploy the generated site any time we add an article.

At the start of the year I mentioned writing a step for Wercker to help with automating deployments for Hugo sites such as this site. In the community forums people requested that I write a tutorial for it, and that has now gone up on the site.

It also works as a general introduction of using Wercker steps, so even if you’re not interested in Hugo itself the tutorial might be useful for that purpose.

Building artifacts with Jenkins

When generating frontend assets, you don't want to add these generated files to your repository but it's not always possible or easy to generate them on the production server either. In this article I'll describe how to solve this issue using Jenkins.