Pelican VS Nikola

Compare Pelican vs Nikola and see what are their differences.

Pelican

Static site generator that supports Markdown and reST syntax. Powered by Python. (by getpelican)

Nikola

A static website and blog generator (by getnikola)
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Pelican Nikola
23 10
12,028 2,529
0.8% 0.7%
9.0 8.6
25 days ago 3 days ago
Python Python
GNU Affero General Public License v3.0 MIT License
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 2023-10-18.

Nikola

Posts with mentions or reviews of Nikola. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2023-11-24.

What are some alternatives?

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

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

Cactus - Static site generator for designers. Uses Python and Django templates.

Tinkerer - Python blogging engine

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