KamiMod makes a few incremental changes to PaperMod. This fork regularly syncs up with PaperMod.


This theme adds the following features and quality improvements on top of PaperMod. They are features or improvements that have been left unmerged from PaperMod.

  • Corresponding to adityatelange/hugo-PaperMod#1049, with different implementation.
  • Configurable via params.RelatedPostsCount. 0 means no related posts. A positive number indicates the maximum number of related posts appended to the end of each post. Default: 0.
  • See the Hugo doc for further configuration of the behavior of related posts.

Add last modified date to post header

Add an option params.showDescription to not display descriptions

Remove the use of accesskey to improve accessibility

Replace thumbnailUrl with logo in the schema


You may follow the installation instructions from PaperMod, with the following changes:

  • Replace https://github.com/adityatelange/hugo-PaperMod with https://github.com/8hobbies/KamiMod.
  • Replace all other occurrences of PaperMod with KamiMod.


Except for the features listed above, please follow the PaperMod doc for configurations.


There is also a live demo, along with its source code.


If you would like to report a bug, please use the GitHub issue tracker. Since KamiMod is an incremental fork of PaperMod, it is highly recommended to report to PaperMod if applicable.

If you would like to make code contribution, please make a pull request to PaperMod first if applicable. If the pull request does not get merged in a reasonable amount of time, feel free to port the pull request here. To maintain the incremental nature of this project, we will not consider pull requests that are applicable to PaperMod if they haven’t been submitted to PaperMod first.