BookStack is a free and open source knowledge management platform built on PHP. The system has been built around simplicity to ensure that adding information to it is not a chore. The content structure is built on the metaphors of Books, Chapters & Pages.
- - BookStack is the most popular Web-based, Linux & Self-Hosted alternative to mdBook.
- - BookStack is the most popular Open Source & free alternative to mdBook.
Pandoc is a Haskell library for converting from one markup format to another, and a command-line tool that uses this library.
- - Pandoc is the most popular Windows & Mac alternative to mdBook.
GitBook is a tool for building beautiful books using Git and Markdown. It can generate your book into multiple formats:
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.
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.
A self-hosted knowledge repository that allows you to safely preserve useful content that contributes to your own personal, searchable and extensible wiki.
Docusaurus is a project for easily building, deploying, and maintaining open source project websites.
Daux.io is a documentation generator that uses a simple folder structure and Markdown files to create custom documentation on the fly. It helps you create great looking documentation in a developer friendly way.
A documentation generator that builds HTML output based on Markdown files. Supports Markdown specs and offers a wide set of custom components using Markdown-like syntax. Builds Reference Source documentation for .NET projects (more added soon).
The bookdown package is a free and open-source R package built on top of R Markdown to make it really easy to write books and long-form articles/reports.