Since I cannot update my previous post with the correct pricing, I am sharing it here.
Obsidian Publish Options Comparison: An expanded table that includes advantages, disadvantages, and a brief description of each method:
|Method||SEO Effectiveness (1-5)||Price per Month||Publish Canvas Style Notes||Advantages||Disadvantages||Brief Description|
|Obsidian Publish||3||$8||Yes||Simple setup, official solution||Limited SEO customization, cost||Official publishing platform for Obsidian, offers simplicity and consistency with Obsidian’s design.|
|GitHub Pages||4||Free||No||Free, good SEO with proper setup, version control||No native canvas-style notes support||Free static site hosting platform with version control, requires some technical setup for SEO optimization.|
|Netlify||4||Free - $45||Yes||Customizable SEO, free tier available, CD/CI||Setup can be technical||Robust hosting and automation platform for static and Jamstack sites, offers customizable SEO settings.|
|Vercel||4||Free - $20||Yes||Customizable SEO, free tier available, CD/CI||Setup can be technical||Hosting platform similar to Netlify with continuous deployment and customizable SEO settings.|
|WordPress + Markdown||3||$4 - $45||No||Extensive SEO options via plugins, large community||Markdown handling can be cumbersome||Utilizing WordPress with a markdown plugin to host and publish markdown files, extensive customization through plugins.|
- Obsidian Publish offers a straightforward setup being an official solution.
- GitHub Pages is free and, with proper setup, can offer good SEO.
- Netlify and Vercel provide customizable SEO settings along with a free tier.
- WordPress has an extensive range of SEO plugins and a large supporting community.
- Obsidian Publish has limited SEO customization and incurs a monthly cost.
- GitHub Pages does not support canvas-style notes natively.
- Netlify and Vercel can require technical setup.
- Handling markdown can be cumbersome in WordPress.
- Obsidian Publish is the official platform, providing a streamlined process for publishing Obsidian notes.
- GitHub Pages, Netlify, and Vercel are hosting