Hugo vs. Middleman vs. Pelican



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Description

What is Hugo?

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.

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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Pros

Why do developers choose Hugo?
Why do you like Hugo?

Why do developers choose Middleman?
Why do you like Middleman?

Why do developers choose Pelican?
Why do you like Pelican?

Cons

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

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

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

Pricing

How much does Hugo cost?
How much does Middleman cost?
How much does Pelican cost?

Companies

What companies use Hugo?
35 companies on StackShare use Hugo
What companies use Middleman?
35 companies on StackShare use Middleman
What companies use Pelican?
3 companies on StackShare use Pelican

Integrations

What tools integrate with Hugo?
3 tools on StackShare integrate with Hugo
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 Hugo, Middleman, and Pelican?

  • Jekyll - Jekyll is a blog-aware, static site generator in Ruby
  • Gatsby - A Static Site Generator for React
  • Hexo - A fast, simple & powerful blog framework, powered by Node.js
  • VuePress - A static-site generator built by the Vue.js team

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