Pelican vs. Cactus

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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 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.
Why do developers choose Pelican?
Why do you like Pelican?

Why do developers choose Cactus?
Why do you like Cactus?

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

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

Want advice about which of these to choose?Ask the StackShare community!

How much does Pelican cost?
How much does Cactus cost?
What companies use Pelican?
3 companies on StackShare use Pelican
What companies use Cactus?
3 companies on StackShare use Cactus
What tools integrate with Pelican?
2 tools on StackShare integrate with Pelican
What tools integrate with Cactus?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with Cactus

What are some alternatives to Pelican and Cactus?

  • 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

See all alternatives to Pelican



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