Better code highlighting on the web: rehype-tree-sitter

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  • marked

    A markdown parser and compiler. Built for speed.

    Another contestant in this realm is Bright[1]. It runs entirely on the server and doesn't increase bundle size as seen here[2]. Regarding parsing speed tree-sitter is without a doubt performant since it is written in Rust, but I don't have any problems "parsing on every keystroke" with a setup containing Marked[3], highlight.js[4] and a sanitizer. I did however experience performance issues with other Markdown parser libraries than Marked.





  • astro

    The web framework that scales with you — Build fast content sites, powerful web applications, dynamic server APIs, and everything in-between ⭐️ Star to support our work!

    Never heard of Astro[1] until today. I was looking for something better than Hugo and ended up using Nuxt content. How is this better than nuxt content :D ?


  • Appwrite

    Appwrite - The open-source backend cloud platform. Add Auth, Databases, Functions, and Storage to your product and build any application at any scale while using your preferred coding languages and tools.

  • rehype-starry-night

    Rehype plugin to highlight code with Starry Night

    Shameless plug for the Rehype plugin [1] I wrote based on Starry Night [2]. If you're interested in syntax highlighting like GitHub or customize it with CSS properties (for example, to support multiple themes), this is one solution.


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