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For documentation, see the Planet Pluto Guide »

pluto - planet feed reader and (static) website generator - auto-build web pages from published web feeds

Gem Family:

  • pluto - command line tool for planet (static) site generator - lets you build web pages from published web feeds
  • pluto-models - planet schema 'n' models for easy (re)use
  • pluto-update - planet feed 'n' subscription updater
  • pluto-feedfetcher - fetch web feeds (w/ conditional HTTP get e.g. use etags, if-modified-since etc.)
  • pluto-merge - planet site generator (that is, merge 'n' manage planet templates)
  • pluto-tasks - planet rake tasks (setup, update, stats, etc.)

Pluto Quick Starter Kit

(Auto-)build your own (static) planet news site from web feeds, see the /pluto.starter quick starter template repo.

More Planet Templates / Themes

For planet templates / themes, see the /planet-templates org. Packs include: blank, top, hacker, news, paper, digest, and more.

planet.rb Quick Starter Script - Use Your Static Website Compiler / Builder of Choice

(Auto-)add articles & blog posts to your (jekyll & friends) static website via feeds and planet pluto, see the /planet.rb template repo.


For web apps using the planet feed reader machinery, see the /plutolive org. Web apps include: pluto.admin,,, and others.


The pluto scripts are dedicated to the public domain. Use it as you please with no restrictions whatsoever.

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