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Gitbook vs Google Docs: What are the differences?

What is Gitbook? Document Everything! For you, your users and your team. It is a modern documentation platform where teams can document everything from products, to APIs and internal knowledge-bases. It is a place to think and track ideas for you & your team.

What is Google Docs? Real-time docs collaboration. It is a word processor included as part of a free, web-based software office suite offered by Google. It brings your documents to life with smart editing and styling tools to help you easily format text and paragraphs.

Gitbook and Google Docs are primarily classified as "Documentation as a Service &" and "Document Collaboration" tools respectively.

cyber•Fund, OSInet, and HyperTrack are some of the popular companies that use Gitbook, whereas Google Docs is used by Blue Toque Software, Fortative, and Sotong Kitchen. Gitbook has a broader approval, being mentioned in 15 company stacks & 4 developers stacks; compared to Google Docs, which is listed in 12 company stacks and 3 developer stacks.

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    It's simple, but expansive
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    No longer Git or Open
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    Just sync with GitHub
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    What is Gitbook?

    It is a modern documentation platform where teams can document everything from products, to APIs and internal knowledge-bases. It is a place to think and track ideas for you & your team.

    What is Google Docs?

    It is a word processor included as part of a free, web-based software office suite offered by Google. It brings your documents to life with smart editing and styling tools to help you easily format text and paragraphs.

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      What are some alternatives to Gitbook and Google Docs?
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      It lets you either batch index and search data stored in an SQL database, NoSQL storage, or just files quickly and easily — or index and search data on the fly, working with it pretty much as with a database server.
      Confluence
      Capture the knowledge that's too often lost in email inboxes and shared network drives in Confluence instead – where it's easy to find, use, and update.
      Jekyll
      Think of Jekyll as a file-based CMS, without all the complexity. Jekyll takes your content, renders Markdown and Liquid templates, and spits out a complete, static website ready to be served by Apache, Nginx or another web server. Jekyll is the engine behind GitHub Pages, which you can use to host sites right from your GitHub repositories.
      GitHub Pages
      Public webpages hosted directly from your GitHub repository. Just edit, push, and your changes are live.
      MkDocs
      It builds completely static HTML sites that you can host on GitHub pages, Amazon S3, or anywhere else you choose. There's a stack of good looking themes available. The built-in dev-server allows you to preview your documentation as you're writing it. It will even auto-reload and refresh your browser whenever you save your changes.
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