Hugo vs. Assemble vs. Wintersmith



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Description

What is 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.

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!).

What is Wintersmith?

Wintersmith is a simple yet flexible static site generator. It takes contents (markdown, less, scripts, etc), transforms them using plugins and outputs a static website (html, css, images, etc) that you can host anywhere.

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Pros

Why do developers choose Hugo?
Why do you like Hugo?

Why do developers choose Assemble?
Why do you like Assemble?

Why do developers choose Wintersmith?
Why do you like Wintersmith?

Cons

What are the cons of using Hugo?
No Cons submitted yet for Hugo
Downsides of Hugo?

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

What are the cons of using Wintersmith?
No Cons submitted yet for Wintersmith
Downsides of Wintersmith?

Companies

What companies use Hugo?
35 companies on StackShare use Hugo
What companies use Assemble?
0 companies on StackShare use Assemble
What companies use Wintersmith?
0 companies on StackShare use Wintersmith

Integrations

What tools integrate with Hugo?
3 tools on StackShare integrate with Hugo
No integrations listed yet
What tools integrate with Wintersmith?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with Wintersmith

What are some alternatives to Hugo, Assemble, and Wintersmith?

  • Jekyll - Jekyll is a blog-aware, static site generator in Ruby
  • Gatsby - A Static Site Generator for React
  • 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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