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When making changes to the website, please run the site locally before submitting a PR and manually verify your changes.
At the root of the project, run:
This runs all the Hugo dependencies in a container.
Alternatively, for quickly loading the website, under the
velero/site/ directory run:
For more information on how to run the website locally, please see our Hugo documentation.
To add a blog post, create a new markdown (.MD) file in the
/site/content/posts/ folder. A blog post requires the following front matter.
title: "Title of the blog"
excerpt: Brief summary of thee blog post that appears as a preview on velero.io/blogs
author_name: Jane Smith
# Use different categories that apply to your blog. This is used to connect related blogs on the site
# Image to use for blog. The path is relative to the site/static/ folder
# Tag should match author to drive author pages. Tags can have multiple values.
tags: ['Velero Team', 'Nolan Brubaker']
author_name value in tags field so the page that lists the author’s posts will work properly, for example https://velero.io/tags/carlisia-thompson/.
Ideally each blog will have a unique image to use on the blog home page, but if you do not include an image, the default Velero logo will be used instead. Use an image that is less than 70KB and add it to the