I built a powerful static site generator for hackers and builders. It’s more configurable and extendable than any SSG I’ve ever used. (It generated this website.) It’s written in TypeScript, and powered by Deno.
If I wanted to use an existing SSG, there are already so many existing options (seriously, just scroll through this list of them.)
However, there are some very valid reasons:
- I wanted something I could build on, with the power to change any page, or to add custom behaviors (like albums.)
- I wanted to have custom build scripts that could modify files; for example, to insert