Middleman vs. Metalsmith vs. DocPad

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Description

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 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.

Pros

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Why do developers choose Metalsmith?
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Why do developers choose DocPad?
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Cons

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

What companies use Middleman?
29 companies on StackShare use Middleman
What companies use Metalsmith?
7 companies on StackShare use Metalsmith
What companies use DocPad?
0 companies on StackShare use DocPad

Integrations

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

  • 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
  • Hexo - A fast, simple & powerful blog framework, powered by Node.js

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