Simple static site generation
I wanted to document the approach I used for a simple static site generator that I wrote. Alas, the code isn’t ready for public consumption and probably never will be, but maybe others find the ideas useful.
Key differences with other static site generators (that I know)
Its main goal is to keep things as simple as possible (with a minimum of configuration):
- A single tree of input files that is translated almost verbatim to output files
- File sets (such as “blog posts”) specified via globs