A static blogging framework for hackers, based on Jekyll

What is Octopress?

Octopress is an obsessively designed framework for Jekyll blogging. It’s easy to configure and easy to deploy.

Octopress is a tool in the Static Site Generators category of a tech stack.

Octopress is an open source tool with 9.52K Github Stars and 2.87K Github Forks. Here’s a link to Octopress's open source repository on Github

Who Uses Octopress?

3 companies use Octopress including Stormpath, Cage Data, Inc., and GHA Technologies.

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Why people like Octopress

Here’s a list of reasons why companies and developers use Octopress.

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Josh Habdas
Josh Habdas
Principal Software Engineer at Comfusion LLC · | 1 upvotes · 8 views

Octopress 3 is used to provide a convenient way of managing posts. I've written a number of posts on Octopress. Check 'em out! Octopress

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Octopress's Features

  • Octopress sports a clean responsive theme written in semantic HTML5, focused on readability and friendliness toward mobile devices.
  • Code blogging is easy and beautiful. Embed code (with Solarized styling) in your posts from gists, jsFiddle or from your filesystem.
  • Third party integration is simple with built-in support for Pinboard, Delicious, GitHub Repositories, Disqus Comments and Google Analytics.
  • It's easy to use. A collection of rake tasks simplifies development and makes deploying a cinch.
  • Ships with great plug-ins some original and others from the Jekyll community — tested and improved.

Octopress's alternatives

  • Jekyll - Jekyll is a blog-aware, static site generator in Ruby
  • Gatsby - Gatsby is a free, open source framework for building blazing fast websites and apps with React.
  • Hugo - A Fast and Flexible Static Site Generator built with love by spf13 in GoLang
  • Hexo - A fast, simple & powerful blog framework, powered by Node.js
  • Middleman - A static site generator using all the shortcuts and tools in modern web development

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