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Enfield

Jekyll-like static site generator for node.js that aims to be as compatible as possible with Jekyll.

Features

Core functionality is identical to Jekyll:

  • Blog aware static site generator
  • Compatible with the Jekyll directory and file structure
  • Use Markdown for posts
  • Code highlighting via Pygments or Highlight.js
  • Layouts written using Liquid template engine
  • Server / Auto-regenerate
  • Extension-less page URLs (i.e. /example/ from /example.html via pretty_urls configuration variable)

There are a few bonus features not present in the default install of Jekyll:

  • Jekyll-like plugin model, with CoffeeScript/JS instead of Ruby
  • Use Markdown within includes
  • Compile and minify CoffeeScript & LESS
  • Support post and page URL aliases via redirects

Finally, there are a few missing features:

  • Textile support
  • Importing tools