Metalsmith vs. React-Static vs. Wintersmith

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Description

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 React-Static?

React-Static is a next-gen static site generator for React. Finally, you can build a website like you do any other React App. There's no special CMS, query language, or crazy lifecycle hooks. Just good old React producing an amazing SEO-ready, user experience driven, progressively enhanced website. The effort is minimal, but the benefits are not!

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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Cons

What are the cons of using Metalsmith?
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What are the cons of using Wintersmith?
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Companies

What companies use Metalsmith?
7 companies on StackShare use Metalsmith
What companies use React-Static?
1 companies on StackShare use React-Static
What companies use Wintersmith?
0 companies on StackShare use Wintersmith

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What tools integrate with React-Static?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with React-Static
What tools integrate with Wintersmith?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with Wintersmith

What are some alternatives to Metalsmith, React-Static, and Wintersmith?

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

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