Octopress vs. DocPad

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What is Octopress?

Octopress is an obsessively designed framework for Jekyll blogging. It’s easy to configure and easy to deploy.

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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Why do developers choose Octopress?
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Why do developers choose DocPad?
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What are the cons of using Octopress?
No Cons submitted yet for Octopress
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What are the cons of using DocPad?
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How much does Octopress cost?
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What companies use Octopress?
3 companies on StackShare use Octopress
What companies use DocPad?
0 companies on StackShare use DocPad
What tools integrate with Octopress?
2 tools on StackShare integrate with Octopress
No integrations listed yet

What are some alternatives to Octopress and DocPad?

  • Jekyll - Jekyll is a blog-aware, static site generator in Ruby
  • Gatsby - Gatsby is a free, open source framework for building blazing fast websites and apps with React.
  • Hugo - A Fast and Flexible Static Site Generator built with love by spf13 in GoLang
  • Hexo - A fast, simple & powerful blog framework, powered by Node.js

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