Jekyll VS obsidian-html

Compare Jekyll vs obsidian-html and see what are their differences.


:globe_with_meridians: Jekyll is a blog-aware static site generator in Ruby (by jekyll)


:file_cabinet: A simple tool to convert an Obsidian vault into a static directory of HTML files. (by kmaasrud)
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Jekyll obsidian-html
147 4
44,893 276
0.8% -
9.1 6.3
3 days ago 10 months ago
Ruby Python
MIT License MIT License
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Posts with mentions or reviews of Jekyll. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-06-24.


Posts with mentions or reviews of obsidian-html. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-02-04.
  • obsidian-html VS obsidian-html - a user suggested alternative
    2 projects | 4 Feb 2022
  • Any plugin to export an entire vault as html pages?
    5 projects | | 31 Aug 2021
  • Publish your Obsidian Vault to your Digital Garden
    2 projects | | 10 Oct 2020
    But I missed something. I have my own place on the internet and would like to have my second brain, my digital garden, in the same place. While Obsidian Publish is cool, it is different from my website's style. What I'm looking for is a garden of my notes that I can integrate with my existing website. I've looked around quite a bit to find the tools that can help me achieve this wish, and I found them. Meet the combination of Obsidian, Jekyll and the Obsidian to HTML converter: my digital garden.
    2 projects | | 10 Oct 2020
    To solve this challenge, I made a small update to the converter tool. The file (find it here) performs the link generation, in the function md_link() . I updated this function to always include my /garden directory as a prefix:

What are some alternatives?

When comparing Jekyll and obsidian-html you can also consider the following projects:

pandoc - Universal markup converter

Hugo - The world’s fastest framework for building websites.

Pelican - Static site generator that supports Markdown and reST syntax. Powered by Python.

Middleman - Hand-crafted frontend development

Lektor - The lektor static file content management system

Nanoc - A powerful web publishing system

Nikola - A static website and blog generator

Bridgetown - A next-generation progressive site generator & fullstack framework, powered by Ruby

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

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

Next.js - The React Framework

Docusaurus - Easy to maintain open source documentation websites.