A static site is a great way to make your site safer and more performant. Combine it with GitHub and you have a version-controlled directory you can access from anywhere.
The problem is how to update it?
Pondent provides a client-side utility for adding Markdown-formatted posts to a GitHub repository in a format perfect for static site generators like Jekyll and Hugo.
A visual tour
Publishing a new post:
The settings page
(Make sure to add trailing slashes to the
The commit generated on Github
Uploading an attachment
- Pondent does not support editing existing files
- Requires to give a wide access to your Github account
- No WYSIWYG editor
- It’s maintained by a single (but talented!) dev, Michael Camilleri