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We haven't tracked posts mentioning Cactus yet.
Tracking mentions began in Dec 2020.
who is self-hosting a static website and what are you using to build it?
8 projects | reddit.com/r/selfhosted | 11 Jun 2022
I do (The Wombelix Post) and use Pelican with a customized Theme and a few Plugins. Took me initially some time to setup and adjust based on my needs but works great since then :)
Ask HN: Share Your Personal Site
87 projects | news.ycombinator.com | 6 Apr 2022
I built a serverless blog using Pelican, AWS CDK, S3, and Cloudfront!
3 projects | reddit.com/r/Python | 18 Jul 2021
Pelican as the static blog generator
What do you use for public publishing your Zettlekasten?
2 projects | reddit.com/r/Zettelkasten | 9 Jul 2021
I think pelican (https://getpelican.com/) is a little bit more beginner friendly. It still requires some technical knowledge though.
Static site generators to watch in 2021
25 projects | news.ycombinator.com | 7 Jun 2021
For me it was the license that made me not pick it: https://github.com/getpelican/pelican/issues/1397.
A while ago I was picking a new SSG and I would have preferred something written in Python so I can hack on it more easily. I ended up moving on because of the license.
I am now very happily using Hugo.
What are some alternatives?
Nikola - A static website and blog generator
Lektor - The lektor static file content management system
Hugo - The world’s fastest framework for building websites.
Hyde - A Python Static Website Generator
Jekyll - :globe_with_meridians: Jekyll is a blog-aware static site generator in Ruby
Tinkerer - Python blogging engine
winter - Free, open-source, self-hosted CMS platform based on the Laravel PHP Framework.
Hexo - A fast, simple & powerful blog framework, powered by Node.js.
makesite - Simple, lightweight, and magic-free static site/blog generator for Python coders
JBake - Java based open source static site/blog generator for developers & designers.