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ToolPros (summary)Cons (summary)Developed inDocumentationActive commit logCommunityBlog aware?Built-in dev serverExtensibleSupported markupBuild commandConfiguration fileEase of installationSyntax highlightingTemplating system

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BlatterNoneNot on PyPI
Feels immature
Inactive
Python2NO1NOYESUNCLEAR???blatter blatINIhg clone...NO???

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BlogofileDecent docs
Concept of controllers
Concept of filters
Dead simple install
Decent CLI
Broad markup support
Disqus support
Draft status for posts
Not as active as I'd prefer
Mako (just a style thing for me)
Python3KINDA3YESYESYEStext, md, rst, orgblogofile buildPythonpip install blogofileYESMako

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ChiselReally basicReally basic
Lack of information
Python2NO1NONONOmdpython chisel.pyPythongit clone...YESJinja2

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HydeDecent docs
Django-based
Actively worked on
Media processors
Good markup support
Disqus support
CLI could be more polished
Ramp up time
Python3YES3YESYESUNCLEARtext, md, rst, ascpython hyde.py -g -s path/to/your/sitePythongit clone ...YESDjango

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JekyllSimilar to Hyde except with better community and docsRamp up time
Personally no ruby exp.
Ruby4YES4YESYESYEStext, mdjekyllYAMLgem install jekyllYESLiquid

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MarkdocSimplicitySimplicity
Markdown only
Python3KINDA2NOYESNOmdmarkdoc buildYAMLpip install markdocYESJinja2

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nanocThorough docs
Discussion group
IRC channel
Dead simple install
Superb CLI
Broad markup support
Actively worked on
Lots of built-in customization
Not in love with ERB templates
Personally no ruby exp.
Ramp up time
Ruby5YES5YESYESYEStext, md, haml, sassnanoc compileYAMLgem install nanocYESERB

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PelicanActively worked on
Disqus support
Lackluster docs
Feels scattered
Not sure how extensible it is
Python3YES2YESNONOmd, rstpelican /path/to/files/Pythonpip install pelicanNOJinja2

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PilcrowNoneLack of docs/community
Inactive
Not enough information
Not on PyPI
Python1NO1?????????md???YAMLgit clone...YESMako

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SphinxSimplicitySimplicityPython5YES5NONOYESrstmake htmlPythonpip install sphinxYESJinja2

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TahcheeUnsureHard to determine activity
Lackluster docs
Encourages template logic
Git repo broken
Python2???1NONOYESkw, rstmakePythonpip install tahchee???Cheetah

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4 - active
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asc - asciidoc
kw - kiwi
md - markdown
org - org mode
rst - restructured text
text - textile

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