First you need to pick a releas from the Hugo GitHub repository, i.e.:

Notice that I’m chosing the Linux 64bit version with .deb estension.

Then download it to your computer:


The next step will be installing the actual package:

sudo dpkg -i hugo_0.98.0_Linux-64bit.deb

Done! Now if you execute hugo version you should see something like this:

hugo v0.98.0-165d299cde259c8b801abadc6d3405a229e449f6 linux/amd64 BuildDate=2022-04-28T10:23:30Z VendorInfo=gohugoio