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What is CMS.js?

CMS.js is fully client-side, Javascript site generator in the spirit of Jekyll that uses plain ol' HTML, CSS and Javascript to generate your website. CMS.js is like a file-based CMS. It takes your content, renders Markdown and delivers a complete website in Single-Page App fashion...without the aid of server-side scripting (no Node.js, PHP, Ruby, etc.).
CMS.js is a tool in the Static Site Generators category of a tech stack.
CMS.js is an open source tool with 3K GitHub stars and 286 GitHub forks. Here’s a link to CMS.js's open source repository on GitHub

Who uses CMS.js?

Developers

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Why developers like CMS.js?

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CMS.js's Features

  • Can serve full GitHub repos as a site
  • Can serve files from an Apache server as a site

CMS.js Alternatives & Comparisons

What are some alternatives to CMS.js?
Jekyll
Think of Jekyll as a file-based CMS, without all the complexity. Jekyll takes your content, renders Markdown and Liquid templates, and spits out a complete, static website ready to be served by Apache, Nginx or another web server. Jekyll is the engine behind GitHub Pages, which you can use to host sites right from your GitHub repositories.
Gatsby
Gatsby lets you build blazing fast sites with your data, whatever the source. Liberate your sites from legacy CMSs and fly into the future.
Hugo
Hugo is a static site generator written in Go. It is optimized for speed, easy use and configurability. Hugo takes a directory with content and templates and renders them into a full html website. Hugo makes use of markdown files with front matter for meta data.
Hexo
Hexo is a fast, simple and powerful blog framework. It parses your posts with Markdown or other render engine and generates static files with the beautiful theme. All of these just take seconds.
Middleman
Middleman is a command-line tool for creating static websites using all the shortcuts and tools of the modern web development environment.
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CMS.js's Stats

CMS.js's Followers
18 developers follow CMS.js to keep up with related blogs and decisions.
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Mateusz Sieracki
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David B
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Jorge  Campillo
Fadi Hanna Al-Kass
Maarks Communication
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