Hexo vs. Middleman vs. Pelican

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Description

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 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 Pelican?

Pelican is a static site generator that supports Markdown and reST syntax. Write your weblog entries directly with your editor of choice (vim!) in reStructuredText or Markdown.

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Cons

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Companies

What companies use Hexo?
5 companies on StackShare use Hexo
What companies use Middleman?
30 companies on StackShare use Middleman
What companies use Pelican?
3 companies on StackShare use Pelican

Integrations

What tools integrate with Hexo?
4 tools on StackShare integrate with Hexo
What tools integrate with Middleman?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with Middleman
What tools integrate with Pelican?
2 tools on StackShare integrate with Pelican

What are some alternatives to Hexo, Middleman, and Pelican?

  • 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
  • VuePress - A static-site generator built by the Vue.js team

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