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Hugo is a general-purpose website framework for generating static web pages.


Hugo Alternatives

The best Hugo alternatives based on verified products, community votes, reviews and other factors.
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    Jekyll is a simple, blog aware, static site generator.

  2. 106

    Blazing-fast static site generator for React

  3. 106

    Ghost is a fully open source, adaptable platform for building and running a modern online publication. We power blogs, magazines and journalists from Zappos to Sky News.

    paid Free Trial $36.0 / Monthly (100k views/month, 2 users)

  4. 89

    WordPress is web software you can use to create a beautiful website or blog. We like to say that WordPress is both free and priceless at the same time.


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    A fast, simple & powerful blog framework, powered by Node.js

  6. 83

    The modern open source flat-file CMS

  7. 73

    A static site generator, written in Python, that requires no database or server-side logic

  8. 34

    A manager’s co-pilot for 1:1s, meetings, feedback & goals 🚀

  9. 30

    A free, static web host for open-source projects on GitHub

  10. 40

    A small framework for server-rendered universal JavaScript apps

  11. 32

    Easy to maintain open source documentation websites

  12. 23

    Flexible, minimalistic, multi-platform static site generator built on top of node.js

  13. 36

    A static site generator using all the shortcuts and tools in modern web development

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10 static site generators to watch in 2021
Perhaps most conveniently described as Jekyll implemented with JavaScript rather than Ruby, Eleventy has now moved beyond that while retaining a clear and simple on-ramp, and only shipping to the browser what you tell it too. As with Jekyll and Hugo, no JavaScript frameworks are auto-baked in.
Hugo vs Jekyll: an Epic Battle of Static Site Generator Themes
Hugo does something similar with its menu templates. You can define menu links in your Hugo site config, and even add useful properties that Hugo understands, like weighting. Here’s a definition of the menu above in config.yaml:
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