VuePress vs. Pelican vs. DocGen

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Description

What is VuePress?

A minimalistic static site generator with a Vue-powered theming system, and a default theme optimized for writing technical documentation. It was created to support the documentation needs of Vue's own sub projects.

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 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

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Pricing

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Companies

What companies use VuePress?
4 companies on StackShare use VuePress
What companies use Pelican?
3 companies on StackShare use Pelican
What companies use DocGen?
2 companies on StackShare use DocGen

Integrations

What tools integrate with VuePress?
2 tools on StackShare integrate with VuePress
What tools integrate with Pelican?
2 tools on StackShare integrate with Pelican
What tools integrate with DocGen?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with DocGen

What are some alternatives to VuePress, Pelican, 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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