Pelican VS Hugo

Compare Pelican vs Hugo and see what are their differences.

Pelican

Static site generator that supports Markdown and reST syntax. Powered by Python. (by getpelican)
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Pelican Hugo
8 314
11,082 61,019
0.6% 2.1%
6.9 9.7
about 9 hours ago 2 days ago
HTML Go
GNU Affero General Public License v3.0 Apache License 2.0
The number of mentions indicates the total number of mentions that we've tracked plus the number of user suggested alternatives.
Stars - the number of stars that a project has on GitHub. Growth - month over month growth in stars.
Activity is a relative number indicating how actively a project is being developed. Recent commits have higher weight than older ones.
For example, an activity of 9.0 indicates that a project is amongst the top 10% of the most actively developed projects that we are tracking.

Pelican

Posts with mentions or reviews of Pelican. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-08-11.

Hugo

Posts with mentions or reviews of Hugo. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-08-15.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing Pelican and Hugo you can also consider the following projects:

Nikola - A static website and blog generator

Lektor - The lektor static file content management system

MkDocs - Project documentation with Markdown.

astro - Build faster websites with Astro's next-gen island architecture 🏝✨

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

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

obsidian-export - Rust library and CLI to export an Obsidian vault to regular Markdown

Jekyll - :globe_with_meridians: Jekyll is a blog-aware static site generator in Ruby

Hyde - A Python Static Website Generator

Docusaurus - Easy to maintain open source documentation websites.

gutenberg - A fast static site generator in a single binary with everything built-in. https://www.getzola.org