Hugo is it really free?

Absolutely, personal use of Hugo is free. All the books created with Hugo contain an advertising page. If you wish to one day sell your publications, then it is possible to pay an fee to remove the advertising page. From that moment, you can market your book on the distribution platform of your choice.

Hugo is it safe?

Hugo uses an exchange security protocol TLS 1.2 “Transport Layer Security”.

Hugo is currently hosted on Microsoft Azure servers with an integrate development Lifecycle Security (SDL). All data is encrypted. For more information, visit the website of Microsoft Azure.

How to use themes?

The books are generated by Hugo into downloadable digital documents. These documents are built with Cascading Style Sheets (CSS).

It is the CSS of each ePub that personalizes the “look” of your document. Several synonyms can be associated with style terms, here are some examples:

  • Allure;
  • Elegance;
  • Format;
  • Template;
  • Model;
  • Thematic;
  • Visual.

Most styles are interrelated and interchangeable with Hugo. This allows you to format each of your publications easily.