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I'm building a personal website. Should I bother doing it in Python or just use a template?
8 projects | reddit.com/r/Python | 13 Jul 2022
I tend to prefer static site generators for this kind of use case. I use Nikola, which is written in and based on Python. You should be able to pick whatever html5up template you like and turn it into a Nikola template, too.
Building a personal blog using Django
2 projects | news.ycombinator.com | 9 Jun 2022
Ask HN: How to build a light weight personal blog?
17 projects | news.ycombinator.com | 4 Jan 2022
I switched to Nikola recently: https://getnikola.com/
Reads every kind of plaintext format, but will also just publish a Jupyter notebook which means you can do drag and drop image and graph inlining which makes everything so much simpler (and thus makes me more likely to keep it up).
What is the best Python static site generator?
3 projects | reddit.com/r/Python | 18 Dec 2021
I've been using Nikola and am happy with it: https://github.com/getnikola/nikola
Ask HN: Great tools for solo SaaS founders?
5 projects | news.ycombinator.com | 21 Nov 2021
Might be this static site generator: https://getnikola.com/
Found it by searching [nikola software].
Emacs markdown export
2 projects | reddit.com/r/emacs | 31 Jul 2021
I know you say you're comfortable with your workflow, but just wanted to throw out that if you're not dependent on Jekyll, and are simply looking for the best way to create a static site/blog from org-mode files, you could consider Nikola as an alternative. It has an excellent org-mode plugin which would likely solve your complication.
Static site generators to watch in 2021
25 projects | news.ycombinator.com | 7 Jun 2021
I also know that there is also Python-based Lektor , however I found Nikola more intriguing than this one.
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What are some alternatives?
Pelican - Static site generator that supports Markdown and reST syntax. Powered by Python.
Lektor - The lektor static file content management system
Hugo - The world’s fastest framework for building websites.
Jekyll - :globe_with_meridians: Jekyll is a blog-aware static site generator in Ruby
Cactus - Static site generator for designers. Uses Python and Django templates.
Hexo - A fast, simple & powerful blog framework, powered by Node.js.
gutenberg - A fast static site generator in a single binary with everything built-in. https://www.getzola.org
makesite - Simple, lightweight, and magic-free static site/blog generator for Python coders
tinacms - A headless CMS for Markdown