Ruby Static Site Generation

Open-source Ruby projects categorized as Static Site Generation

Top 8 Ruby Static Site Generation Projects

  • Jekyll

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

    Project mention: What's up? What tool do you use for your Digital Garden? | | 2022-11-22

    for something, i wound up using the static site generator, jekyll w/ a modified version of a theme called gradfolio which is hosted on github pages. my site, or, rather, my something's source code is available here in it's github repository.

  • Middleman

    Hand-crafted frontend development

    Project mention: Web app architecture design process guidance | | 2022-11-09

    Thanks u/Draegan88, but what's Middleman got to do with app architecture & design/ERD/schema design?

  • SonarLint

    Clean code begins in your IDE with SonarLint. Up your coding game and discover issues early. SonarLint is a free plugin that helps you find & fix bugs and security issues from the moment you start writing code. Install from your favorite IDE marketplace today.

  • High Voltage

    Easily include static pages in your Rails app.

    Project mention: Application Search Feature more that ActiveRecord; | | 2022-05-15

    I've always used high voltage for static files. You can configure it to use top-level routes. It isn't a problem. Requests for assets don't even hit the Rails router.

  • Nanoc

    A powerful web publishing system

  • Octopress

    Octopress 3.0 – Jekyll's Ferrari (by octopress)

  • Bridgetown

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

    Project mention: Learning Rails vs JS ecosystem? | | 2022-11-27

    Thanks! Yeah Ruby is great. Rails, on the other hand, presented a steep learning curve to me, so I found it helpful to build a site with Bridgetown first. Here's a good intro to Bridgetown in case that sounds interesting.

  • Photish

    Fast, simple, configurable photo portfolio website generator

  • Scout APM

    Truly a developer’s best friend. Scout APM is great for developers who want to find and fix performance issues in their applications. With Scout, we'll take care of the bugs so you can focus on building great things 🚀.

  • webgen

    webgen is a fast, powerful and extensible static website generator

    Project mention: What do you use ruby for? | | 2022-07-04

    I'm using webgen - my own tool - for this. It's the only one I know of that can incorporate the API documentation into the website and, naturally, I'm most familiar with it :)

NOTE: The open source projects on this list are ordered by number of github stars. The number of mentions indicates repo mentiontions in the last 12 Months or since we started tracking (Dec 2020). The latest post mention was on 2022-11-27.

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What are some of the best open-source Static Site Generation projects in Ruby? This list will help you:

Project Stars
1 Jekyll 45,628
2 Middleman 6,911
3 High Voltage 3,103
4 Nanoc 2,020
5 Octopress 1,744
6 Bridgetown 827
7 Photish 146
8 webgen 106
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