Introducing Buster


Buster is a Super simple, Totally awesome, Brute force static site generator for Ghost inspired by Octopress.

Generate Static Pages. Preview. Deploy to Github Pages.

The interface

setup [--gh-repo=<repo-url>]

      Creates a GIT repository inside static/ directory. If you don’t specify the repo-url, buster will ask you the clone URL of your new Github Pages repository.

generate [--domain=<local-address>]

      Generates static pages from locally running Ghost instance.


      Preview what’s generated on localhost:9000.


      Commits and deploys changes static files to Github repository.

add-domain <domain-name>

      Adds CNAME file with custom domain name as required by Github Pages.

Buster assumes you have static/ folder in your current directory (or creates one during setup command). You can specify custom directory path using [--dir=<path>] option to any of the above commands.

Ghost. What?

Ghost is a beautifully designed, completely customisable and completely Open Source Blogging Platform. If you haven’t tried it out yet, check it out. You’ll love it.

The Ghost Foundation is not-for-profit organization funding open source software and trying to completely change the world of online publishing. Consider donating to Ghost


Inspired by THE GhostBusters.

Ghost Buster Movie


Source is available on Github. Checkout the existing issues or create a new one. Pull requests welcome!

Made with jugaad in Dilli.

Ghost icon designed by Paulo Volkova, 2012