Stastic Website Editor

Stastic is the easiest way to manage a static website.

How to preview a post?

Dec 18, 2019

In the case your website is live and you want to preview changes before your visitors see it. The way to go is to have 2 versions of your site...

How to use Stastic with multiple Github accounts?

Sep 23, 2019

If you’re using Stastic with a Github account and you want to switch to another Github account, you’ve probably tried to log out and then login again, and you’ve noticed...

Why do I get the message "this page is not editable"?

Aug 29, 2019

So you have installed Stastic on an existing website, or you created a new one, and now you are willing to edit a page or post, but Stastic does not...

Why are my pages or posts not visible in the website?

Aug 29, 2019

So you are trying to add content to your website with Stastic, but the pages or posts you add are not visible? Did you read the section “Stastic UI, how...

Where can I find the documentation for the theme I use?

Aug 29, 2019

If you need to know what options are available for your theme, how to edit the design or other theme-related issue, the best way to find useful information is to...

Whatever I change, my website does not update

Aug 29, 2019

So you are trying to edit the content of your website with Stastic, but the your website does not change whatever you add or remove or change? Did you read...

Stastic UI, the preview of my website?

Aug 29, 2019

Stastic website editor can be installed on an existing website or you can create a new website with Stastic in it, as explained in the section “[How to install Stastic?]”....

Stastic UI, the list of posts

Aug 29, 2019

Stastic website editor can be installed on an existing website or you can create a new website with Stastic in it, as explained in the section “[How to install Stastic?]”....

Stastic UI, the general settings

Aug 29, 2019

Stastic website editor can be installed on an existing website or you can create a new website with Stastic in it, as explained in the section “[How to install Stastic?]”....

Stastic UI, the "pages" list

Aug 29, 2019

Stastic website editor can be installed on an existing website or you can create a new website with Stastic in it, as explained in the section “[How to install Stastic?]”....

Stastic UI, the "Github source" link in the menu.

Aug 29, 2019

As explained in the “Who owns my data”, Stastic lets you edit content stored on Github servers, in a project folder or “repository”. When you open Stastic editor as explained...

Stastic UI, the "data" list

Aug 29, 2019

Stastic website editor can be installed on an existing website or you can create a new website with Stastic in it, as explained in the section “[How to install Stastic?]”....

Stastic UI, how to create pages

Aug 29, 2019

So you installed Stastic on an existing website or created a new one, and now you need to add pages? First of all you might want to read the section...

How to edit the home page?

Aug 29, 2019

So you have installed Stastic on an existing website, or you created a new one, and now you are willing to edit the home page? If what you see is...

How to change the design of my website?

Aug 29, 2019

Stastic can be installed on an existing website or it allows you to create a new one based on a theme third party website can provide, as explained in the...

Common theme settings

Aug 29, 2019

One important thing to edit when you create a new website with Stastic editor are the settings. As you probably know, Stastic is powered by Jekyll and the settings you...

Why so few themes?

Aug 28, 2019

As explained in the section “Where do the themes come from?”, Stastic offers free themes for you to create a new website. These themes are free and we need to...

Why is Static so slow when it comes to creating and writing files to Github?

Aug 28, 2019

Stastic is a website editor which lets you edit your files on Github, which is a fantastic service, as explained in the sections “Who owns my data” and “[Where is...

Why do I need a Github account?

Aug 28, 2019

As explained in the “Who owns my data”, you need a Github account to leverage the (free) power of Github for data storage and Github pages for hosting your website....

Who owns my data?

Aug 28, 2019

Stastic application has access to your public repository on Github, as long as you do not remove the access rights as explained here. So your data is on Github really,...

Where is my website hosted?

Aug 28, 2019

This is an excellent question. And the answer is: Github hosts it, with its excellent service Github pages, please read the section “What is Github pages?” to know more about...

Where do the themes come from?

Aug 28, 2019

Stastic provide a list of themes for you to create a new site on Stastic - checkout the section “[Stastic installer: choose between “new website” and “existing website”]”: These themes...

What is Stastic?

Aug 28, 2019

As explained in the about page of this website: Stastic is an online website editor used to create a website or edit one you already have. It has never been...

What is Jekyll?

Aug 28, 2019

Jekyll is an open source project and as it is explained on the official website: Jekyll is a simple, extendable, static site generator. You give it text written in your...

What is Github pages?

Aug 28, 2019

Github pages is a commercial product by the company Github, which is defined as follows in the official website GitHub Pages lets you turn GitHub repositories into websites that showcase...

Stastic installer: choose between "new website" and "existing website"

Aug 28, 2019

When you start Stastic main app - the installer, you will have a choice to make: Once you made your choice, you may want to check the section “[How to...

Professional support and custom developments

Aug 28, 2019

Stastic team is glad to offer professional support and custom developments. Please contact us as explained on this page and ask for a quote.

Is Stastic open source

Aug 28, 2019

As of today Stastic source code is not public. If you think we should, please contact us as explained on this page and state your case! This is clearly something...

Installation error: Stastic says that my website is not a Jekyll site

Aug 28, 2019

You are probably trying to install Stastic on an existing website - see the section “[How to install Stastic?]”, and when you do, Stastic says that your website is “not...

I have a bug, what can I do?

Aug 28, 2019

If you encounter any bug or if you have a question, please contact us here. Also if you need professional support with Stastic, please contact us and ask for a...

How to install Stastic?

Aug 28, 2019

Stastic is a website editor, so you will want to install it on a website, either one you already have or one we can create for you - check out...

How to access Stastic admin?

Aug 28, 2019

With Stastic, you can create a new website or install the editor on an existing website (see the section “[How to install Stastic?]”). In order to edit the content of...

How to access my website?

Aug 28, 2019

With Stastic, you can create a new website (see the section “[How to install Stastic?]”). Stastic will ask you for a name and will create a “repository” on Github (this...

How many websites can I create?

Aug 28, 2019

Please check the plan you subscribed to here and it will tell you what is it you can do with Stastic. Please contact us as explained on this page if...

Contact Stastic team

Aug 28, 2019

We will be pleased to hear from you and your projects, please contact us as explained on this page Also if you need professional support with Stastic, please contact us...

Ask for a feature in Stastic

Aug 28, 2019

You as a user are the most valuable source of insights, for us to know what to add to Stastic. So please contact us as explained on this page Also...

Why do I get 404 error pages

Jul 6, 2019

Sometimes you need to wait When you edit your site with Stastic, it is built with GitHub pages every time it changes. This takes about 20 to 30 seconds. During...

First user tips

Jun 26, 2019

Hello new user! Here is a short post to let you know that you’re not alone. You will receive an email soon with a few tips to get started with...