Hexo vs. Wintersmith



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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 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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Why do developers choose Hexo?
Why do you like Hexo?

Why do developers choose Wintersmith?
Why do you like Wintersmith?

What are the cons of using Hexo?
No Cons submitted yet for Hexo
Downsides of Hexo?

What are the cons of using Wintersmith?
No Cons submitted yet for Wintersmith
Downsides of Wintersmith?

What companies use Hexo?
10 companies on StackShare use Hexo
What companies use Wintersmith?
0 companies on StackShare use Wintersmith
What tools integrate with Hexo?
4 tools on StackShare integrate with Hexo
What tools integrate with Wintersmith?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with Wintersmith

What are some alternatives to Hexo and Wintersmith?

  • 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
  • Middleman - A static site generator using all the shortcuts and tools in modern web development

See all alternatives to Hexo



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