A static site generator is a compromise between using a hand-coded static site and a full CMS. You generate an HTML-only website using raw data (such as Markdown files) and templates. The resulting build is transferred to your live server.
Elevently is a simpler static site generator in node.js. Visit site here
Gatsby is a free and open-source framework based on React that helps developers build blazing-fast websites and apps. Visit site here
Gridsome is a Vue.js-powered modern site generator that makes it easy and fun for developers to create beautiful JAMstack websites & PWAs that is fast by default. Visit site here
Hexo is a fast, simple and powerful blog framework. You write posts in Markdown (or other languages) and Hexo generates static files with a beautiful theme in seconds. Visit site here
Hugo is one of the most popular open-source static site generators. With its amazing speed and flexibility, Hugo makes building websites fun again. Visit site here
Metalsmith — An extremely simple, pluggable static site generator in Node.js. Visit site here
Middleman is a static site generator in Ruby using all the shortcuts and tools in modern web development. Visit site here
With Next.js, server rendering React applications has never been easier, no matter where your data is coming from. Visit site here
Nift is possibly the world’s fastest website generator, developed from the ground up in C++. Visit site here
Nuxt.js presets all the configuration needed to make your development of a Vue.js application enjoyable. Visit site here
- React Static
React-Static is a fast, lightweight, and powerful progressive static site generator based on React and its ecosystem. It resembles the simplicity and developer experience you’re used to in tools like Create React App and has been carefully designed for performance, flexibility, and user/developer experience. Visit site here
Sapper is an application framework powered by Svelte — build bigger apps with a smaller footprint Visit site here
VuePress is composed of two parts: a minimalistic static site generator with a Vue-powered theming system, and a default theme optimized for writing technical documentation. Visit site here
Stackbit isn’t a static site generator in itself, but rather a really clever and useful service for spinning up a new site using your choice of static site generator, theme, CMS, and git service. Just minutes to spin up a new JAMstack site. Visit site here
I am just trying to put the collection of awesome services that will be very helpful for creating an application in a quick time.
Which is your favorite Static Site Generator? — Mine is HUGO and NextJs.
If you have found this blog very helpful then if I had missed any important generator then please feel free to share your thoughts and opinions and leave me a comment if you have any problems or questions.
Keep on Hacking, Cheers