MiddleMan Alternatives

    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).

    This page was last updated Feb 10, 2021

    1. 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.
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    2. The world's most popular modern publishing platform for creating a new media platform.
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    3. Drupal is a free software package that allows an individual, a community of users, or an enterprise to easily publish, manage and organize a wide variety of content on a website.
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    4. 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.
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    5. 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.


    6. Pandoc is a Haskell library for converting from one markup format to another, and a command-line tool that uses this library.
    7. Hugo is a general-purpose website framework for generating static web pages. Hugo flexibly works with many formats and is ideal for blogs, docs, portfolios and much more.
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    8. WriteFreely is an open-source, minimalist, federated, self-hosted blogging platform. It was built for and by Write.as and can be used to power a similar community or just a single blog.
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      • FreemiumOpen Source
      • Self-Hosted
      • React
      • Software as a Service (SaaS)
      Gatsby 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.
    9. Postach.io helps you instantly create custom sites by converting your notes to blog posts and pages. Post instantly from Evernote, Dropbox & Pocket. No code, no fuss, just the tools you already use.
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