1. Edit the _data/metadata.json with your site's information.
  2. (Optional) Edit .eleventy.js with your configuration preferences.
  3. Delete this message from _includes/layouts/base.njk.

This is an Eleventy project created from the eleventy-starter repo.

Static Sites

Tips:

  • avoid cross-origin issues with old-school jsonp

Why no static site?

Dynamic Features #

Dynamic features typically require external services to integrate with static sites.

  • Admin Interface
  • API
  • CMS
  • Database
  • E-Commerce
  • Forms
  • Guest Posts
  • Image CDN
  • Reviews/Recommendations
  • Search
  • User Accounts

Hosting #

GitHub Pages #

Pros:

  • Free hosting
  • Free full ssl

Cons:

  • No 301s
  • No build step (autoprefixr)

See also:

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