MiddleMan is described as 'Middleman is a static site generator using all the shortcuts and tools in modern web development. Check out middlemanapp.com for detailed tutorials, including a getting started guide. You can also follow @middlemanapp for updates' and is an app in the Development category. There are more than 50 alternatives to MiddleMan for a variety of platforms, including Self-Hosted solutions, Linux, Online / Web-based, Windows and Mac. The best alternative is WordPress, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like MiddleMan are Ghost (Paid, Open Source), Drupal (Free, Open Source), Grav (Free, Open Source) and Jekyll (Free, Open Source).
WordPress is software designed for everyone, emphasizing accessibility, performance, security, and ease of use. We believe great software should work with minimum set up, so you can focus on sharing your story, product, or services freely.
Grav is an easy to use, yet powerful, opensource CMS that requires no database. In a nutshell, installing Grav is a matter of unzipping the file. It is fast, has sophisticated caching, and a light footprint for optimal performance.
Jekyll is a simple, blog aware, static site generator. It takes a template directory (representing the raw form of a website), runs it through and Liquid converters, and spits out a complete, static website suitable for serving with Apache or your favorite web server.