What is Astro?
Astro is a tool in the Static Site Generators category of a tech stack.
Astro is an open source tool with GitHub stars and GitHub forks. Here’s a link to Astro's open source repository on GitHub
Who uses Astro?
- A new build engine
- Components in Markdown (like MDX, but without the JSX)
- Improved npm package support (also powered by Vite!)
- Improved errors, stack traces, HMR, and overall dev experience
- A grab-bag of other new features for you to explore
Astro Alternatives & Comparisons
What are some alternatives to Astro?
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