What is Hakyll?
It provides you with the tools to create a simple or advanced static website using a Haskell DSL and formats such as markdown or RST.
Hakyll is a tool in the Static Site Generators category of a tech stack.
Hakyll is an open source tool with 2.2K GitHub stars and 370 GitHub forks. Here’s a link to Hakyll's open source repository on GitHub
Who uses Hakyll?
WordPress, Go, Markdown, Buddy, and GitLab Pages are some of the popular tools that integrate with Hakyll. Here's a list of all 7 tools that integrate with Hakyll.
- Post body (i.e. excluding post metadata) is read
- Result is passed to an abbreviation substitution filter
- Result is passed to my custom Pandoc compiler
- Result is embedded into a post template with a so called “post context”
- Result is embedded into the page layout.
Hakyll Alternatives & Comparisons
What are some alternatives to Hakyll?
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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.
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.
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Gatsby lets you build blazing fast sites with your data, whatever the source. Liberate your sites from legacy CMSs and fly into the future.
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.