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Description

What is Jekyll?

Think of Jekyll as a file-based CMS, without all the complexity. Jekyll takes your content, renders Markdown and Liquid templates, and spits out a complete, static website ready to be served by Apache, Nginx or another web server. Jekyll is the engine behind GitHub Pages, which you can use to host sites right from your GitHub repositories.

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 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.

Pros

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Why do developers choose Middleman?
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Why do developers choose DocPad?
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Cons

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

What companies use Jekyll?
103 companies on StackShare use Jekyll
What companies use Middleman?
29 companies on StackShare use Middleman
What companies use DocPad?
0 companies on StackShare use DocPad

Integrations

What tools integrate with Jekyll?
5 tools on StackShare integrate with Jekyll
What tools integrate with Middleman?
2 tools on StackShare integrate with Middleman
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What are some alternatives to Jekyll, Middleman, and DocPad?

  • Hugo - A Fast and Flexible Static Site Generator built with love by spf13 in GoLang
  • 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

See all alternatives to Jekyll

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