Infra created ASF-Pelican as a structure and template for projects to use to build their websites, and for the ASF's own website. The template is available at

Review the following information to simplify your work with, and get your best results from, the template:

Getting started

See the getting-started guide.

For site designers

For site developers

  • Data modeling provides what developers need to know to maintain and expand on the data they want to use and display on their site.
  • Build process describes the full end-to-end build from the developer's perspective.
  • Review the plugins that are included in the template repository, and the plugin architecture.

For site committers

  • The template uses GitHub Flavored Markdown (GFM) to structure content. It also supports most HTML elements.
  • How to develop your site using local builds on a local Linux or macOS system.

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