If you are running static website or blog to be precise with hugo, you may have came across how to add comments to your site. Disqus for example is one of them, but it may not be your 1st choice to go with for many reasons.
I have switched from WordPress to Hugo for many reasons and i am sure if you are reading this you may have your own. Setting up Hugo is not so difficult even if you don’t like to automate all this stuff, you can just use
rsync to push from your local machine to your server.
We are going to setup new certificate from Let’s Encrypt and use Apache as web server. We need to install the following packages beforehand. Server OS is Ubuntu 18.04.