Ruby Static Site Generator

Open-source Ruby projects categorized as Static Site Generator

Top 12 Ruby Static Site Generator Projects

  • Jekyll

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

    Project mention: Creating excerpts in Astro | | 2024-03-14

    This blog is running on Hugo. It had previously been running on Jekyll. Both these SSGs ship with the ability to create excerpts from your markdown content in 1 line or thereabouts.

  • 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.

  • WorkOS

    The modern identity platform for B2B SaaS. The APIs are flexible and easy-to-use, supporting authentication, user identity, and complex enterprise features like SSO and SCIM provisioning.

  • Nanoc

    A powerful web publishing system

  • Bridgetown

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

    Project mention: Bridgetown: Progressive site generator and fullstack framework, powered by Ruby | | 2024-01-27
  • clayoven

    💎 beautiful website generator aimed at math-heavy sites

  • dropcaster

    Simple Podcast Publishing

  • pandocomatic

    Automate the use of pandoc

  • InfluxDB

    Power Real-Time Data Analytics at Scale. Get real-time insights from all types of time series data with InfluxDB. Ingest, query, and analyze billions of data points in real-time with unbounded cardinality.

  • webgen

    webgen is a fast, powerful and extensible static website generator

  • dimples

    A little static site generator.

  • jekyll-vite

    ⚡️🩸 Use Vite.js in Jekyll as your assets pipeline

  • jektex

    A Jekyll plugin for blazing-fast server-side cached LaTeX rendering, with support for macros. Enjoy the comfort of LaTeX and Markdown without cluttering your site with bloated JavaScript.

    Project mention: Show HN: Jektex – A fast Jekyll plugin for LaTeX rendering. Now supports | | 2023-10-24
  • cloudcannon-jekyll

    :electric_plug: A Jekyll plugin that creates CloudCannon build information.

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 2024-03-14.

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

Project Stars
1 Jekyll 48,232
2 Middleman 7,015
3 Nanoc 2,072
4 Bridgetown 1,077
5 clayoven 332
6 dropcaster 154
7 pandocomatic 152
8 webgen 112
9 dimples 62
10 jekyll-vite 44
11 jektex 17
12 cloudcannon-jekyll 3
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