Jekyll alternatives

  • WordPress

  • WordPress is a state-of-the-art publishing platform with a focus on aesthetics, web standards, and usability.

    tags: blog-publishing blogging cms community-support create-blog
    platform: Mac OS X Windows Linux Online Android iPhone Blackberry BSD iPad Self-Hosted PHP Cloudron
  • Drupal

  • Drupal is a free software package that allows an individual, a community of users, or an enterprise to easily publish, manage and organize a wide variety of content on a website. Hundreds of thousands of people and organizations are using Drupal to power an endless variety of web sites, such as:

    tags: blog-publishing blogging cms content-management-framework data-export-import
    platform: Mac OS X Windows Linux Online Android iPhone Blackberry Android Tablet Windows Phone iPad Self-Hosted PHP
  • Ghost

  • A beautifully designed platform dedicated to one thing: Publishing.Ghost is an Open Source application which allows you to write and publish your own blog, giving you the tools to make it easy and even (gasp) fun to do. It's simple, elegant, and designed so that you can spend less time messing with making your blog work - and more time blogging.

    tags: blog-publishing blogging blogging-platform javascript publishing
    platform: Mac OS X Windows Linux Self-Hosted Cloudron Node.JS
  • Hugo

  • What is Hugo?

    tags: blogging-engine blogging-platform publishing static-site-generator static-website
    platform: Mac OS X Windows Linux Self-Hosted
  • Pelican

  • Static site generator that supports Markdown and reST syntax. Powered by Python.

    tags: blogging microblogging python-app static-site-generator
    platform: Self-Hosted
  • Octopress

  • Octopress is a framework designed by Brandon Mathis for Jekyll, the blog aware static site generator powering Github Pages. To start blogging with Jekyll, you have to write your own HTML templates, CSS, Javascripts and set up your configuration. But with Octopress All of that is already taken care of.

    tags: blog-publishing blogging blogging-platform content-management jekyll
    platform: Mac OS X Windows Linux Self-Hosted Ruby Jekyll

  • helps you instantly create custom sites by converting your notes to blog posts and pages.

    tags: blog-publishing blogging blogging-application blogging-engine blogging-platform
    platform: Online Evernote Dropbox

  • is a simple, no frills blog content management system powered by Twitter's Bootstrap and It features most things you would come to expect from a simple blogging platform. You can browse posts by category or subcategory, see recent posts, and mark favorites. You can perform basic searches. It includes an About page. A basic tag system is implemented (popular tags are counted and shown). A simple comment system is available. A robust administrative interface is included where you can create and edit posts. You can upload images and include them on a Credits page, where you can properly attribute the original author. Comments can be set to on, off, or manual approval (moderated). Security has been a top priority since the beginning. has low resource usage and runs quickly on top of Lighttpd. ยป

    tags: blog-publishing blogging blogging-platform cms publishing
    platform: Online Self-Hosted Python
  • Umbraco

  • Umbraco is a fully-featured open source content management system with the flexibility to run anything from small campaign or brochure sites right through to complex applications for Fortune 500's and some of the largest media sites in the world.

    tags: blog-publishing blogging blogging-platform cms content-management
    platform: Windows Self-Hosted .NET Framework
  • Hexo

  • Hexo is a fast, simple & powerful blog framework powered by Node.js.

    tags: css-framework css-grid-system ui-framework web-design web-development
    platform: Self-Hosted
  • DocPad

  • DocPad is a dynamic static-site generator. That is a content management system that takes content from several sources, like files on your computer, and renders them into incredibly fast static output.

    tags: blog-publishing compiled-html node.js static-site-generator static-website
    platform: Mac OS X Windows Linux
  • Hakyll

  • Hakyll is a Haskell library for generating static sites, mostly aimed at small-to-medium sites and personal blogs. It is written in a very configurable way and uses an xmonad-like DSL for configuration.

    tags: blog-publishing blogging blogging-platform haskell publishing
    platform: Mac OS X Windows Linux
  • Tinypress

  • Your blog is freely hosted on the powerful servers of Github via Github pages. Plus you get a free subdomain. Your pages are versioned. This means you can easily switch between different versions of every files of your site.

    tags: blog-publishing blogging blogging-engine blogging-platform github-integration
    platform: Android Android Tablet Self-Hosted
  • Grassy

  • Grassy - A blogging engine the ruby community deserves

    tags: blog-publishing blogging blogging-engine blogging-platform cms
    platform: Online
  • BlogPress

  • BlogPress is fast, easy to use, rich featured blogging app that highly intergraded with your favorite social networks: Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Flickr and Picasa!!

    tags: wordpress tumblr joomla drupal blog-app
    platform: iPhone iPad