Pelican is an open source static site generator written in Python
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Pro Open source
All code is available on GitHub.
Pro Support for unique templates per page
Adds flexibility to create variety of websites.
Pro Content can be written in multiple formats
Supports reStructuredText, Markdown, or AsciiDoc formats.
Pro Uses a versatile, powerful and easy to use templating engine
Pro Code syntax highlighting
Uses Pygments for code highlighting.
Easily handles multiple languages, like EN, FR, etc.
Pro Customisable Themes and support for Plugins
Makes it flexible to cater to creation of variety of websites in addition to blogs.
Pro Active community
Pro Quite fast even for sites with thousands of posts
Can spin up an build sites with thousands of articles in a matter of seconds even on very old computers.