Nanoc Alternatives

    Nanoc is described as 'A static-site generator written in Ruby' and is an app in the Development category. There are more than 10 alternatives to Nanoc for a variety of platforms, including Self-Hosted solutions, Linux, Windows, Mac and BSD. The best alternative is Jekyll, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Nanoc are Hugo (Free, Open Source), Pelican (Free, Open Source), Hexo (Free, Open Source) and VuePress (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Apr 13, 2021

    1. 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.
    2. 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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    3. Static site generator that supports reStructuredText, Markdown, and AsciiDoc formats. Features: - Articles (e.g., blog posts) and pages (e.g.
    4. Hexo is a fast, simple and powerful blog framework powered by Node.js which have extensive plugins selections for a Static Site Generator and a great communities.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Self-Hosted
      • Vue.js
      Simplicity First Minimal setup with markdown-centered project structure helps you focus on writing. Vue-Powered Enjoy the dev experience of Vue + webpack, use Vue components in markdown, and develop custom themes with Vue.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Self-Hosted
      Everything you need to make a static site engine in one binary.
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    5. verless (pronounced like serverless) is a Static Site Generator designed for Markdown-based content with focus on simplicity and performance. It reads your Markdown files, applies your HTML templates and renders them as a website.
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    6. Blades is made to do one job and do it well - generate HTML files from the provided content using the provided templates. Blades renders the whole site in milliseconds, possibly up to 10 times faster than other generators like Hugo.
    7. Creating great websites is much easier now. Minerva is a modern static site generator written in PHP and designed to make website creation as flexible as possible. Minerva is open source and can be downloaded for free.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • BSD
      • Ruby
      • Ruby on Rails
      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. Why Middleman?
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