Tools: Static Site Generator

These generators are a selection of active, popular or particularly interesting tools. Click through for more information on each.

ABE CMS
Abe is your static websites generator with revolutionnary self-descriptive templates
Assemble
Static site generator and rapid prototyping framework for Node.js, Grunt.js, and Yeoman and Gulp.
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Buster
Brute force static site generator for Ghost
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Crossbow
4
Docpad
5
Gatsby
Transform plain text into dynamic blogs and websites using the latest web technologies. A React.js static site generator. [n.b. in an early stage o...
5
Harp
The static web server with built-in preprocessing.
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Hexo
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Hugo
The world’s fastest framework for building websites
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Jekyll
Ruby-based static site generator with blogging and collections
3
Lektor
Python-based static site generator with an admin interface.
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Metalsmith
An extremely simple, pluggable static site generator.
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Middleman
Build static websites with an easy-to-use framework. Middleman is a static site generator using all the shortcuts and tools in modern web developme...
1
Nanoc
nanoc is a static site generator, fit for building anything from a small personal blog to a large corporate web site.
5
Nikola
Python-based static site generator that supports reStructuredText, Markdown, IPython (Jupyter) Notebooks and HTML, and have plugins for many other...
NuxtJS
A framework for creating Universal Vue.js Applications, and a Static Generated Vue.js Application
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Pelican
4
Phenomic
Modern static website generator for creating dynamic websites using React components.
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Roots
Roots is a static site compiler, that generates static html, css, and javascript files. It’s very good at helping to build static front-ends. It is...
5
Sculpin
culpin is a static site generator written in PHP. It converts Markdown files, Twig templates and standard HTML into a static HTML site that can be ...
2
Tarbell
Tarbell makes use of familiar, flexible tools to take the magic (and frustration) out of publishing to the web. Google spreadsheets handle content ...
8
Wintersmith
1
Wyam
Wyam is a highly modular and extremely configurable static content generator and toolkit.