@joeligj12 @trevdev @ChrisWere Publii is the best thing I've ever seen in that regard. Like Jekyll or Hugo, but with a GUI. It outputs HTML files which can be uploaded anywhere, manually or automatically to certain services. I haven't been able to use it much though because I prefer the control Jekyll offers.
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