Jekyll

Jekyll

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About Jekyll

Jekyll is a simple, blog aware, static site generator.

Additional details about Jekyll

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Pros of Jekyll

GitHub Pages offers free hosting with a github.io subdomain
Can use HTML to set up your page templates
and markdown for your blog posts
Has a built in server
Code highlighting with pygments
Excels at blogging
Decent documentation
Import your existing blog from many sources
Has built in watch mode
Large
active and helpful community
Customisable with data and collections

Cons of Jekyll

It's slow for sites with a lot of posts
Little Windows support