Quick Start

How to start a new Hyas project — one pager.


  • Git: latest source release
  • Node.js (includes npm): latest LTS version or newer

Hyas uses npm to centralize dependency management, making it easy to update resources, build tooling, plugins, and build scripts.

Start a new Hyas project

Create a new site, change directories, install dependencies, and start development server.

Create a new site

git clone https://github.com/h-enk/hyas.git my-hyas-site

Change directories

cd my-hyas-site

Install dependencies

npm install

Start development server

npm run start

Hyas will start the Hugo development webserver accessible by default at http://localhost:1313. Saved changes will live reload in the browser.

Other commands

Hyas comes with commands for common tasks. Commands →