Static Site Generators

Docusaurus – build, deploy and maintain documentation websites

Docusaurus is a static-site generator.

It builds a single-page application with a fast client-side navigation, leveraging the full power of React to make your site interactive. It provides out-of-the-box documentation features, but can be used to create any kind of site (personal website, product, blog, marketing landing pages, etc).

This is free and open source software.

Features include:

  • Built with React:
    • Extend and customize with React.
    • Gain full control of your site’s browsing experience by providing your own React components.
  • Pluggable:
    • Bootstrap your site with a basic template, then use advanced features and plugins.
    • Open source your plugins to share with the community.
  • Developer experience:
    • Start writing your docs right now.
    • Universal configuration entry point to make it more maintainable by contributors.
    • Hot reloading with lightning fast incremental build on changes.
    • Route-based code and data splitting.
    • Publish to GitHub Pages, Netlify, Vercel and other deployment services with ease.
  • SEO friendly:
    • HTML files are statically generated for every possible path.
    • page-specific SEO to help your users land on your official docs directly relating their problems at hand.
  • Powered by MDX:
    • Write interactive components via JSX and React embedded in markdown.
    • Share your code in live editors to get your users love your products on the spot.
  • Search – Your full site is searchable.
  • Document Versioning – Helps you keep documentation in sync with project releases.
  • 18n – Translate your site in multiple locales.

Support: GitHub Code Repository
Developer: Facebook, Inc. and its affiliate
License: MIT License

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