Nuxt.js Alternatives

    Nuxt.js is described as 'What is Nuxt.js?: Its main scope is UI rendering while abstracting away the client/server distribution. Our goal is to create a framework flexible enough that you can use it as a main project base or in addition to your current project based on Node.js' and is an app in the Development category. There are more than 10 alternatives to Nuxt.js for a variety of platforms, including Self-Hosted solutions, Mac, Windows, Linux and React. The best alternative is Jekyll, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Nuxt.js are Hugo (Free, Open Source), Gatsby (Freemium, Open Source), Next.js (Free, Open Source) and Eleventy (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Oct 15, 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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      • 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.
    3. It's no secret that creating single-page JavaScript applications can be pretty challenging these days. Fortunately, there are some projects available which simplify things and help you build apps faster. Create React app is a very good example of that.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Self-Hosted
      Simpler static site generator.
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    4. Teeny is a super simple static site generator built to suit my needs and my needs only. All it does is generate pages based on HTML templates and Markdown content.
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    5. Next generation frontend tooling. Instant Server Start On demand file serving over native ESM, no bundling required! Lightning Fast HMR Hot Module Replacement (HMR) that stays fast regardless of app size.
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    6. 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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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Self-Hosted
      • Ruby
      • RubyGems
      In a nutshell, Bridgetown is a static site generator. You give it text written in an author-friendly markup language like Markdown, and it uses layouts and templates to build a website and save the compiled HTML, CSS, and Javascript to an output folder.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Node.JS
      • FeathersJS
      Frontless is a node.js stack for building universal (ismorphic) javascript applications. At the core, Frontless is just a small Express server that provides a developer with powerful tools for building SSR web applications.
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