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Programming language: JavaScript
License: MIT License
Tags: Documentation     Static Site Generators     Generator     Docs     Doc     Creator    
Latest version: v4.13.0

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A magical documentation site generator.

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  • No statically built html files
  • Simple and lightweight
  • Smart full-text search plugin
  • Multiple themes
  • Useful plugin API
  • Compatible with IE11
  • Experimental SSR support (example)
  • Support embedded files

Quick start

Look at this tutorial

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Online one-click setup for Contributing

You can use Gitpod (a free online VS Code-like IDE) for contributing. With a single click it'll launch a workspace and automatically:

  • clone the docsify repo.
  • install the dependencies.
  • start npm run dev.

So that you can start straight away.

Open in Gitpod

  • Fork it!
  • Create your feature branch: git checkout -b my-new-feature
  • Commit your changes: git add . && git commit -m 'Add some feature'
  • Push to the branch: git push origin my-new-feature
  • Submit a pull request


npm run bootstrap && npm run dev


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