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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 Middleman?

Middleman is a command-line tool for creating static websites using all the shortcuts and tools of the modern web development environment.

What is CMS.js?

CMS.js is fully client-side, Javascript site generator in the spirit of Jekyll that uses plain ol' HTML, CSS and Javascript to generate your website. CMS.js is like a file-based CMS. It takes your content, renders Markdown and delivers a complete website in Single-Page App fashion...without the aid of server-side scripting (no Node.js, PHP, Ruby, etc.).

Pros

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

Why do developers choose Middleman?
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Why do developers choose CMS.js?
Why do you like CMS.js?

Cons

What are the cons of using Hugo?
No Cons submitted yet for Hugo
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What are the cons of using Middleman?
No Cons submitted yet for Middleman
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What are the cons of using CMS.js?
No Cons submitted yet for CMS.js
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Companies

What companies use Hugo?
27 companies on StackShare use Hugo
What companies use Middleman?
29 companies on StackShare use Middleman
What companies use CMS.js?
0 companies on StackShare use CMS.js

Integrations

What tools integrate with Hugo?
3 tools on StackShare integrate with Hugo
What tools integrate with Middleman?
2 tools on StackShare integrate with Middleman
What tools integrate with CMS.js?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with CMS.js

What are some alternatives to Hugo, Middleman, and CMS.js?

  • 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
  • Metalsmith - An extremely simple, pluggable static site generator

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