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: AWS Customers Cannot Escape IPv4 | | 2023-09-22

    Yes, it's Markdown and I use with the theme "jekyll-theme-hacker" to generate the site. I quite like how simple it is.

  • Middleman

    Hand-crafted frontend development

    Project mention: “Make” as a Static Site Generator | | 2023-09-10

    Most of the Static Site Generators default to generating blog from markdown, which is not feasible for company websites etc. For such projects I like Middleman ( which provides layouts/partials and things like haml templates.

  • InfluxDB

    Collect and Analyze Billions of Data Points in Real Time. Manage all types of time series data in a single, purpose-built database. Run at any scale in any environment in the cloud, on-premises, or at the edge.

  • High Voltage

    Easily include static pages in your Rails app.

    Project mention: Rails with Middleman for static content? | /r/ruby | 2023-02-14

    If you only need some static pages in your Rails app, I think you can use something simple like:

  • 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: Progressive site generator and fullstack framework, powered by Ruby | | 2023-09-16
  • Photish

    Fast, simple, configurable photo portfolio website generator

  • SonarQube

    Static code analysis for 29 languages.. Your projects are multi-language. So is SonarQube analysis. Find Bugs, Vulnerabilities, Security Hotspots, and Code Smells so you can release quality code every time. Get started analyzing your projects today for free.

  • webgen

    webgen is a fast, powerful and extensible static website generator

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 2023-09-22.

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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 47,261
2 Middleman 6,966
3 High Voltage 3,142
4 Nanoc 2,061
5 Octopress 1,754
6 Bridgetown 998
7 Photish 149
8 webgen 112
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