Henk Verlinde

Meet Doks

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Doks is a Hugo theme helping you build modern documentation websites that are secure, fast, and SEO-ready — by default. Use the standard setup or easily make it your own.

User Experience

  • Lightweight feel
  • Simple, intuitive layout
  • Strong, simple color palette — Basecamp
  • Modern, functional font — Jost*
  • UX and design — @tommyvedvik

Build on Hyas

Get all the Hyas goodness:

  • Security aware
  • Fast by default ⚡️
  • SEO-ready
  • Development tools (linting, cleaning)
  • Bootstrap framework
  • Netlify-ready (functions, redirects, headers)


  • Full text search — using FlexSearch 🚀
  • Page layouts (landing page, blog, documentation layout)
  • Dark mode — switch to a low-light UI with the click of a button

Get started

There are two main ways to get started with Doks:

  1. Tutorial — step-by-step instructions on how to start a new Doks project
  2. Quick Start — one page summary of how to start a new Doks project

Go further

  • Recipes. Get instructions on how to accomplish common tasks with Doks.
  • Reference Guides. Learn how to customize Doks to fully make it your own.
  • Extensions. Get instructions on how to add even more to Doks.
  • Showcase. See what others have build with Doks.

Try Doks

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