With CloudCannon as your Jekyll CMS, you will have all the tools you need to create amazing static websites.
CloudCannon for developers
CloudCannon’s Jekyll CMS has everything you need to build, edit, and host the best performing sites on the web.
CloudCannon for editors
CloudCannon’s CMS for Jekyll makes content management easy for your marketing team and content editors.
More than a headless CMS. CloudCannon's Git-based CMS helps your team stay in sync with a unified workflow.
CloudCannon's Jekyll CMS takes your web development workflow to the next level.
Connect your GitHub, GitLab, or Bitbucket repository.
Add your environment variables, command line options, custom plugins, and more to automate your build.
Give your team access to update the content on the site without the help of a developer.
Delight your customers by hosting your site on a global CDN with unparalleled reach and speed.
CloudCannon gives our developers total control over our websites while giving the content team an easy-to-use interface.
Upgrade your static sites with CloudCannon’s powerful open source tools for a wide range of SSGs.
Take your editing team to the next level with the CloudCannon CMS for Jekyll's intuitive content editing and powerful publishing workflows.
Want to learn more about Jekyll? Whether it's Jekyll specific documentation, Jekyll tutorials, or Jekyll themes that you're after, CloudCannon has you covered!
Head over to our Jekyll cheatsheet for an exhaustive list of variables, tags, and filters.
Learn the basics of Jekyll in this 9-part tutorial series.
Explore our library of complete static website ready, CloudCannon-optimized free themes for your Jekyll project.
A flexible, lightweight and blog-aware static site generator written in Ruby. Jekyll is one of the most popular SSGs available. Jekyll renders markdown, or any text written in your favorite markup language to create static sites using layouts. With excellent documentation and an active (and responsive) community, so you’ll be able to find plenty of examples of Jekyll websites for almost any use case.
By design, Jekyll is relatively stripped back out of the box, but when you’re configuring your static site’s custom domain you’ll find an extensive theme and plugin library available. Jekyll’s Liquid templating engine will be straightforward to pick up for anyone familiar with developing for Wordpress.
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