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Docusaurus - in <p/> * 3

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D Balaji

What is Docusaurus

A react based static site generator which is modern and developed at facebook. Has rss generator, dark theme, navbar and other important parts of a website built in. Ideal for documentation websites and blogs. Has no support for backend integration.

Most useful parts

Docusaurus has 3 important parts

  • documents - useful to show online handbooks
  • blog - chronological sequence of articles
  • pages - standalone parts of the website

The hard parts

  • Too many options for authoring content. md, mdx & react.
  • preset classic has lot of bundled plugins, afraid of stepping out of classic preset.
  • swizzle themes to modify react components of the website.