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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 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 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.

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Cons

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

What companies use Hugo?
27 companies on StackShare use Hugo
What companies use VuePress?
1 companies on StackShare use VuePress
What companies use DocPad?
0 companies on StackShare use DocPad

Integrations

What tools integrate with Hugo?
3 tools on StackShare integrate with Hugo
What tools integrate with VuePress?
2 tools on StackShare integrate with VuePress
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What are some alternatives to Hugo, VuePress, and DocPad?

  • Jekyll - Jekyll is a blog-aware, static site generator in Ruby
  • Gatsby - A Static Site Generator for React
  • Middleman - A static site generator using all the shortcuts and tools in modern web development
  • Hexo - A fast, simple & powerful blog framework, powered by Node.js

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