Hexo vs. Pelican vs. Assemble

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Description

What is 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.

What is Pelican?

Pelican is a static site generator that supports Markdown and reST syntax. Write your weblog entries directly with your editor of choice (vim!) in reStructuredText or Markdown.

What is Assemble?

Most popular site generator for Grunt.js and Yeoman. Assemble is used to build hundreds of web projects, ranging in size from a single page to 14,000 pages (that we're aware of!).

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Pros

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Cons

What are the cons of using Hexo?
No Cons submitted yet for Hexo
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What are the cons of using Assemble?
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Pricing

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Companies

What companies use Hexo?
5 companies on StackShare use Hexo
What companies use Pelican?
3 companies on StackShare use Pelican
What companies use Assemble?
0 companies on StackShare use Assemble

Integrations

What tools integrate with Hexo?
4 tools on StackShare integrate with Hexo
What tools integrate with Pelican?
2 tools on StackShare integrate with Pelican
No integrations listed yet

What are some alternatives to Hexo, Pelican, and Assemble?

  • Jekyll - Jekyll is a blog-aware, static site generator in Ruby
  • Hugo - A Fast and Flexible Static Site Generator built with love by spf13 in GoLang
  • Gatsby - A Static Site Generator for React
  • Middleman - A static site generator using all the shortcuts and tools in modern web development

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