What is Hexo?

Hexo is a fast, simple and powerful blog framework. It parses your posts with Markdown or other render engine and generates static files with the beautiful theme. All of these just take seconds.

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 Wintersmith?

Wintersmith is a simple yet flexible static site generator. It takes contents (markdown, less, scripts, etc), transforms them using plugins and outputs a static website (html, css, images, etc) that you can host anywhere.

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          What are some alternatives to Hexo, Metalsmith, and Wintersmith?
          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.
          Ghost is a platform dedicated to one thing: Publishing. It's beautifully designed, completely customisable and completely Open Source. Ghost allows you to write and publish your own blog, giving you the tools to make it easy and even fun to do.
          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.
          Gatsby lets you build blazing fast sites with your data, whatever the source. Liberate your sites from legacy CMSs and fly into the future.
          Middleman is a command-line tool for creating static websites using all the shortcuts and tools of the modern web development environment.
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          jr0cket uses HexoHexo

          Content for blog posts and pages is written in markdown format, using Emacs. Hexo generates the site using my own customised theme. The site is then deployed to Github pages

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          Doug Bromley uses HexoHexo

          To build my site blog. I also created a tag plugin for Hexo that enables you to embed Deezer objects in your page.

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          Secumail uses MetalsmithMetalsmith

          Liked the approach the best of all SSR's out there, integrated it with Gulp for one single build pipeline

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          DroneDeploy uses MetalsmithMetalsmith

          Static site generation from various sources.

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          Erudika uses HexoHexo

          We use Hexo to generate our static blog.

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          ByeongGi uses HexoHexo
          • 개인 git blog로 현재 잘 사용하고 있음
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          Yoshinori N uses HexoHexo
          • Generate static site
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