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Description

What is DocPad?

Empower your website frontends with layouts, meta-data, pre-processors (markdown, jade, coffeescript, etc.), partials, skeletons, file watching, querying, and an amazing plugin system. DocPad will streamline your web development process allowing you to craft full-featured websites quicker than ever before.

What is Cactus?

Cactus makes setting up a website look easy. Choose a template for a blog, portfolio or single page and Cactus generates all files and folders to get you on your way.

What is DocGen?

DocGen is a command-line documentation tool for software products. It takes plain text or CommonMark (Markdown) as input, and generates both a static website and a PDF copy.

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Cons

What are the cons of using DocPad?
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What are the cons of using Cactus?
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What are the cons of using DocGen?
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Companies

What companies use DocPad?
0 companies on StackShare use DocPad
What companies use Cactus?
3 companies on StackShare use Cactus
What companies use DocGen?
0 companies on StackShare use DocGen

Integrations

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What tools integrate with Cactus?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with Cactus
What tools integrate with DocGen?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with DocGen

What are some alternatives to DocPad, Cactus, and DocGen?

  • 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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