Gatsby Alternatives

    Gatsby is described as 'provides development teams an open source frontend framework for creating dynamic, optimized websites and a cloud platform for delivering them on a blazing fast edge network'. There are more than 50 alternatives to Gatsby for a variety of platforms, including Self-Hosted solutions, Online / Web-based, Windows, Linux and Mac. The best alternative is WordPress, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Gatsby are Ghost (Paid, Open Source), Grav (Free, Open Source), Jekyll (Free, Open Source) and React (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Jul 8, 2021

    1. Spoon - A tiny and bashful static site generator in bash. Spoon is a 100-line bash script (that includes comments) that generates a static site for you. You can easily expand it however you want, to add extra functionality.

      Discontinued

      The author's website, GitHub, and Twitter pages no longer exist.

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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Self-Hosted
      • PHP
      Sculpin is a static site generator written in PHP. It converts Markdown files, Twig templates or standard HTML into a static HTML site that can be easily deployed.
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    2. An extremely simple, pluggable static site generator.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Self-Hosted
      • React
      • Ruby on Rails
      Portfolio is a simple blog and portfolio CMS written in React/Redux(Frontend) and Rails(API). Main Technology Stack - React - Redux - Rails - CSS Modules - Material-UI
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    3. PieCrust is a static website generator and lightweight CMS that’s all managed with text files. No complex setup, databases, or administrative panels. Simple, beautiful, and yummy.
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      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Online
      • Joomla
      JoomBlog is Joomla CMS blog component that allow to create personal/team blog with smart navigation, comments and social share options. Advanced SEO features like Facebook meta tags and SEO score are also included.
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      • FreemiumOpen Source
      • Online
      "Fast, SEO-friendly content management that works anywhere." Anymod lets you add content management (CMS) functionality to your website and make changes from your own site or the dashboard.
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    4. Frog is a static web site generator written in Racket. You write content in Markdown or Scribble. You generate files. To deploy, you push them to a GitHub Pages repo (or copy them to Amazon S3, or whatever). Posts get a variety of automatic blog features.
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    5. Phrozn is static site generator written in PHP. Features | * Complete: Supports input files in Twig, Textile, Markdown, and LESS format. * Extensible: Supported text processors are not enough for you? Create your own - it is really simple!

      Discontinued

      Latest commit e46659c on Aug 29, 2014. See https://github.com/Pawka/phrozn

    6. Expansive is a powerful web site generator that quickly creates compelling web sites with dynamic content. It uses powerful templating, scripting and tooling to provide a complete web site creation environment to accelerate your web application development.
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