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Don’t just take my word for it. 🌈 Listen to what these happy developers are saying about Eleventy:

“Eleventy + Netlify have become my new workflow for static sites. I think I'm in love.” Mina Markham’s Twitter PhotoMina Markham

“Just gave Eleventy a first run/try and I must say it's pretty dang awesome. Especially for someone like me, who is most familiar with HTML and CSS and some JS. ❤️” Marco Hengstenberg’s Twitter PhotoMarco Hengstenberg

“Eleventy is almost fascinatingly simple.” Chris Coyier’s Twitter PhotoChris Coyier

“I actually used Eleventy for the first time this week. Loved it.” Paul Lewis’s Twitter PhotoPaul Lewis

“Holy cow! Eleventy is so crazy simple to work with.” Will Riley’s Twitter PhotoWill Riley

“I've been digging into Eleventy, a new static site generator. Really like the way it handles pagination!” James Williamson’s Twitter PhotoJames Williamson

“Eleventy is my fave.” Tatiana Mac’s Twitter PhotoTatiana Mac

“Eleventy… makes my life so much easier.” HJ Chen’s Twitter PhotoHJ Chen

Read the replies to: “Fans of Eleventy.... why do you like it better than other static site generators?”

“I looked into and actively tried using various static site generators for this project. Eleventy was the only one I could find that gave me the fine-grained control I needed at blazingly fast build times.” Mathias Bynens’s Twitter PhotoMathias Bynens

“Don’t tell Zach I said it but Eleventy is seeming fresh as hell so far” Mat Marquis’s Twitter PhotoMat Marquis

“Eleventy is a killer static site generator. That’s all.” Sara Soueidan’s Twitter PhotoSara Soueidan

“Eleventy is absolutely wonderful. It’s by far the nicest static site generator I’ve used in what feels like forever.” Addy Osmani’s Twitter PhotoAddy Osmani

“Jekyll is dead to me” Andy Bell’s Twitter PhotoAndy Bell

“I heard Eleventy was good” Lach Zeatherman’s Twitter PhotoLach Zeatherman

“Every time I make something with Eleventy it makes me smile. I think that might be to do with its focus on simplicity.” Phil Hawksworth’s Twitter PhotoPhil Hawksworth

“Just the kind of simple / common sense tool I love. The data/folder hierarchy mechanism is super obvious and elegant.” Heydon Pickering’s Twitter PhotoHeydon Pickering

“Just got through moving a project to Eleventy. Never used nunjucks or a static site generator before, but it was so easy. This will make my life so much easier.” Micah Mills’s Twitter PhotoMicah Mills

“It's clean, elegant, easy to use, and does just enough to be useful without getting in the way. Excellent work 😊” Timothy Miller’s Twitter PhotoTimothy Miller

“After a day or so tweaking my existing build, here is a preview of the site running on Eleventy. I'm sold! The main thing to me was the ability to run custom JavaScript logic to sort, filter, and augment data in collections.” Eduardo Bouças’s Twitter PhotoEduardo Bouças

“I really like the flexibity Eleventy offers in comparision to my previous Jekyll build.” Alex Carpenter’s Twitter PhotoAlex Carpenter

“I tried Eleventy last night on a personal project and today we implemented it on a (non-public facing) client project. It's really good.” Cody Peterson’s Twitter PhotoCody Peterson

“Seriously can't remember enjoying using a Static Site Generator this much. Yes Hugo is rapid, but this is all so logical. It feels like it was designed by someone who has been through lots of pain and success using other SSGs.” Phil Hawksworth’s Twitter PhotoPhil Hawksworth