A draft site scaffold for rapid front-end development using CoffeeScript, Eco and Stylus.

Usage no npm install needed!

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A draft site scaffold for rapid front-end development. Its a simple static node server for our front-end stack (coffee-script, stylus, eco).

Can run a static site in any directory from a single server: draft --port 8000


  • draft
  • draft --port 8000
  • draft -p 80
  • draft --port 8000 ~/Projects/MyApp/


A public directory with any static assets such as javascript, css and html. A src directory with compilable files such as coffee-script, stylus, eco.

Eco templates should be inside a templates directory in src and may optionally provide a parent template ( to be applied to all templates.

Example file structure:

  • public/
    • index.html
    • styles/
      • home.css
    • scripts/
      • jquery.js
      • main.js
  • src/
    • styles/
      • home.styl
    • scripts/
    • templates/