Metalsmith vs. DocPad vs. High Voltage

Get help choosing one of these Get news updates about these tools


Favorites

3

Favorites

5

Favorites

3

Hacker News, Reddit, Stack Overflow Stats

  • 223
  • 31
  • 48
  • 9
  • 18
  • 258
  • 17
  • 197
  • 28

GitHub Stats

Description

What is Metalsmith?

In Metalsmith, all of the logic is handled by plugins. You simply chain them together. Since everything is a plugin, the core library is actually just an abstraction for manipulating a directory of files.

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 High Voltage?

Write your static pages and put them in the RAILS_ROOT/app/views/pages directory.

Pros

Why do developers choose Metalsmith?
Why do you like Metalsmith?

Why do developers choose DocPad?
Why do you like DocPad?

Why do developers choose High Voltage?
Why do you like High Voltage?

Cons

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

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

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

Pricing

How much does Metalsmith cost?
How much does DocPad cost?
How much does High Voltage cost?

Companies

What companies use Metalsmith?
7 companies on StackShare use Metalsmith
What companies use DocPad?
0 companies on StackShare use DocPad
What companies use High Voltage?
0 companies on StackShare use High Voltage

What are some alternatives to Metalsmith, DocPad, and High Voltage?

  • 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

See all alternatives to Metalsmith



Interest Over Time


Get help choosing one of these