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Docco is described as 'quick-and-dirty documentation generator, written in Literate CoffeeScript. It produces an HTML document that displays your comments intermingled with your code. All prose is passed through Markdown, and code is passed through Highlight.js syntax highlighting' and is a documentation generator in the development category. There are more than 10 alternatives to Docco for a variety of platforms, including Self-Hosted solutions, Linux, Mac, Windows and Python. The best alternative is MkDocs, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Docco are Docsify.js, Orchid, Docpress and Antora.

Docco alternatives are mainly Documentation Generators but may also be Static Site Generators. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Docco.
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    MkDocs

    • Self-Hosted
    • Python
    47 alternatives to MkDocs 

    MkDocs is static site generator that's geared towards building project documentation. Documentation source files are written in Markdown, and configured with a single YAML configuration file.

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    1.  Extensible by Plugins/ExtensionsMkDocs can be extended with add-ons, plugins and extensions.
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      Docsify.js

      • Self-Hosted
      34 alternatives to Docsify.js 

      docsify generates your documentation website on the fly. Unlike GitBook, it does not generate static html files. Instead, it smartly loads and parses your Markdown files and displays them as website. All you need to do is create an index.

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      1.  Support for MarkDownDocsify.js supports MarkDown for document formatting.
      2.  Extensible by Plugins/ExtensionsDocsify.js can be extended with add-ons, plugins and extensions.
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      Orchid

      • Self-Hosted
      31 alternatives to Orchid 

      Orchid is a general-purpose static site generator with a focus on extensibility, and aimed at developers looking to improve their technical documentation. Orchid was born out of a desire for better-looking Javadocs and frustration with how difficult is it to manage large Jekyll...

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    • Docpress

      • Linux
      • JavaScript
      • Node.JS
      • npm
      28 alternatives to Docpress 

      Docpress generates websites from your project's basic documentation; that is, at the very least, a README.md file. It also supports multiple Markdown pages in docs/.

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      1.  Support for MarkDownDocpress supports MarkDown for document formatting.
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        Antora

        • Mac
        • Windows
        • Linux
        33 alternatives to Antora 

        A static site generator for creating documentation sites from AsciiDoc content aggregated from multiple repositories. Made by the creators of Asciidoctor.

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        1.  Git SupportAntora supports Git, a free and open source distributed version control system.
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        Docnado

        • Mac
        • Windows
        • Linux
        • Python
        19 alternatives to Docnado 

        Rapid documentation tool to blow you away.

        Docnado makes it easy to start and maintain a Markdown documentation project. Store your own data your own way.

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        hexo-theme-doc

        • FreeOpen Source
        • Mac
        • Windows
        • Linux
        • npm
        29 alternatives to hexo-theme-doc 

        hexo-theme-doc is a documentation theme for Hexo, the fast and powerful blog framework powered by Node.js. It differs from other Hexo themes by allowing you to present documentation—especially REST API documentation.

         hexo-theme-doc has no features, suggest some!
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        Couscous

        • Self-Hosted
        31 alternatives to Couscous 

        Static website generator designed for documentation. Couscous turns Markdown documentation into beautiful websites. It's GitHub Pages on steroids.

         Couscous has no features, suggest some!
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        Docute

        • Self-Hosted
        31 alternatives to Docute 

        Client-side documentation sites built with Markdown.

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        Documentor (BafS)

        • Mac
        • Windows
        • Linux
        • Self-Hosted
        • Node.JS
        32 alternatives to Documentor (BafS) 

        documentation generator, from markdown files to a single html file (style, scripts, images, search engine embedded)

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        1.  Support for MarkDownDocumentor (BafS) supports MarkDown for document formatting.
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