10 Best JavaScript Static Site Generator Libraries

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gatsby

Build blazing fast, modern apps and websites with React

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License: MIT
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TypeScript Definitions: Built-In
User Rating
4.5/ 5
439
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55Great Documentation
45Easy to Use
44Performant
GitHub Stars
52K
Weekly Downloads
441K
Last Commit
1mo ago

nuxt

The Intuitive Vue(2) Framework

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License: MIT
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TypeScript Definitions: DefinitelyTyped
User Rating
4.7/ 5
284
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33Great Documentation
30Easy to Use
27Performant
GitHub Stars
39K
Weekly Downloads
384K
Last Commit
1mo ago

@11ty/eleventy

A simpler static site generator. An alternative to Jekyll. Transforms a directory of templates (of varying types) into HTML.

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License: MIT
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User Rating
5.0/ 5
15
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2Great Documentation
2Easy to Use
2Performant
GitHub Stars
11K
Weekly Downloads
41K
Last Commit
2mos ago

docusaurus

Easy to maintain open source documentation websites.

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License: MIT
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TypeScript Definitions: DefinitelyTyped
User Rating
4.7/ 5
15
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12Great Documentation
12Easy to Use
10Highly Customizable
GitHub Stars
29K
Weekly Downloads
9K
Last Commit
1mo ago

vuepress

📝 Minimalistic Vue-powered static site generator

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License: MIT
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TypeScript Definitions: DefinitelyTyped
User Rating
4.7/ 5
55
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1Great Documentation
1Easy to Use
1Performant
GitHub Stars
20K
Weekly Downloads
77K
Last Commit
1mo ago

gridsome

⚡️ The Jamstack framework for Vue.js

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License: MIT
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TypeScript Definitions: DefinitelyTyped
User Rating
4.9/ 5
16
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2Easy to Use
2Performant
2Highly Customizable
GitHub Stars
8K
Weekly Downloads
8K
Last Commit
2mos ago

hexo

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

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License: MIT
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TypeScript Definitions: DefinitelyTyped
User Rating
4.4/ 5
60
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2Great Documentation
2Easy to Use
2Performant
GitHub Stars
34K
Weekly Downloads
19K
Last Commit
1mo ago

jekyll

🌐 Jekyll is a blog-aware static site generator in Ruby

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License: MIT
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TypeScript Definitions: DefinitelyTyped
User Rating
4.6/ 5
137
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3Great Documentation
3Easy to Use
3Highly Customizable
GitHub Stars
44K
Weekly Downloads
544
Last Commit
1mo ago
nex

nextra

The Next.js Static Site Generator

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License: MIT
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TypeScript Definitions: DefinitelyTyped
User Rating
4.0/ 5
1
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N/A
GitHub Stars
2K
Weekly Downloads
9K
Last Commit
2mos ago

react-static

⚛️ 🚀 A progressive static site generator for React.

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License: MIT
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TypeScript Definitions: Built-In
User Rating
3.8/ 5
5
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1Poor Documentation
1Slow
1Buggy
GitHub Stars
10K
Weekly Downloads
11K
Last Commit
3mos ago

metalsmith

An extremely simple, pluggable static site generator.

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License: MIT
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TypeScript Definitions: DefinitelyTyped
User Rating
5.0/ 5
2
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N/A
GitHub Stars
8K
Weekly Downloads
47K
Last Commit
1yr ago

brunch

🍴 Web applications made easy. Since 2011.

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License: MIT
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TypeScript Definitions: DefinitelyTyped
User Rating
4.5/ 5
2
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1Great Documentation
1Easy to Use
GitHub Stars
7K
Weekly Downloads
9K
Last Commit
5mos ago

assemble

Get the rocks out of your socks! Assemble makes you fast at web development! Used by thousands of projects for rapid prototyping, themes, scaffolds, boilerplates, e-books, UI components, API documentation, blogs, building websites/static site generator, an alternative to Jekyll for gh-pages and more! Gulp- and grunt-friendly.

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License: MIT
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TypeScript Definitions: DefinitelyTyped
User Rating
4.0/ 5
3
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1Easy to Use
1Performant
GitHub Stars
4K
Weekly Downloads
2K
Last Commit
3yrs ago
nan

nanogen

Minimalist static site generator in Node.js

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License: MIT
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TypeScript Definitions: DefinitelyTyped
User Rating
5.0/ 5
1
Top Feedback
1Easy to Use
GitHub Stars
184
Weekly Downloads
13
Last Commit
2yrs ago
hc

hugo-cli

Run hugo (the static site generator) painlessly from Node

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License: MIT
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TypeScript Definitions: DefinitelyTyped
User Rating
3.0/ 5
1
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1Easy to Use
1Abandoned
GitHub Stars
24
Weekly Downloads
299
Last Commit
4mos ago
sta

statik

A simple and easy-to-use static file server written on Node.js.

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License: Unknown
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TypeScript Definitions: DefinitelyTyped
User Rating
3.0/ 5
1
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1Abandoned
GitHub Stars
23
Weekly Downloads
52
Last Commit
4yrs ago
gss

generic-static-site-generator

A Generic Static Site Generator

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License: ISC
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TypeScript Definitions: DefinitelyTyped
User Rating
3.0/ 5
2
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1Great Documentation
1Easy to Use
1Performant
GitHub Stars
5
Weekly Downloads
49
Last Commit
1yr ago

sourcebit-target-next

A Sourcebit target plugin for Next.js

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License: MIT
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TypeScript Definitions: DefinitelyTyped
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N/A
GitHub Stars
1
Weekly Downloads
1K
Last Commit
2mos ago
squ

squido

A dead simple static HTML website builder which can be hosted anywhere for super fast websites and very little effort

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License: MIT
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TypeScript Definitions: DefinitelyTyped
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N/A
GitHub Stars
34
Weekly Downloads
26
Last Commit
2mos ago
nex

nextein

A static site generator with markdown + react for Next.js

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License: ISC
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TypeScript Definitions: DefinitelyTyped
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N/A
GitHub Stars
846
Weekly Downloads
105
Last Commit
1mo ago
gtn

gatsby-theme-nodeschool

A simple starting point for nodeshool chapters wanting to have gatsby

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License: MIT
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TypeScript Definitions: DefinitelyTyped
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N/A
GitHub Stars
3
Weekly Downloads
3
Last Commit
1mo ago
gg

gatsby-garden

A Digital Garden Theme for Gatsby. Gatsby Garden lets you create a static HTML version of your markdown notes

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License: MIT
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TypeScript Definitions: DefinitelyTyped
User RatingN/A
Top Feedback
N/A
GitHub Stars
44
Weekly Downloads
2
Last Commit
2mos ago
sse

static-site-express

📘 A static-site generator made in Node.js. Deploy your static site to Netlify or other platforms.

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License: MIT
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TypeScript Definitions: DefinitelyTyped
User RatingN/A
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N/A
GitHub Stars
14
Weekly Downloads
1
Last Commit
9mos ago
ssb

static-site-boilerplate

A better workflow for building modern static websites.

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License: MIT
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TypeScript Definitions: DefinitelyTyped
User RatingN/A
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N/A
GitHub Stars
2K
Weekly Downloads
0
Last Commit
9mos ago
pho

phox

[discontinued] 🦊 Create a photo blog powered by Next.

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License: MIT
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TypeScript Definitions: Built-In
User RatingN/A
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N/A
GitHub Stars
17
Weekly Downloads
1
Last Commit
2yrs ago