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Bridgetown Minify HTML

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A Bridgetown plugin to Minify your outputted HTML.


Run this command to add this plugin to your site's Gemfile:

bundle add bridgetown-minify-html -g bridgetown_plugins


Once you've added the plugin, it'll automatically compress your outputted HTML without any additional configuration required when you run bin/bridgetown build or bin/bridgetown deploy.

Optional configuration options

Within your bridgetown.config.yml file, you have the options:

  enabled: true
  remove_spaces_inside_tags: true
  remove_multi_spaces: true
  remove_comments: true
  remove_intertag_spaces: false
  remove_quotes: false
  simple_doctype: false
  remove_script_attributes: false
  remove_style_attributes: false
  remove_link_attributes: false
  remove_form_attributes: false
  remove_input_attributes: false
  remove_javascript_protocol: false
  remove_http_protocol: false
  remove_https_protocol: false
  preserve_line_breaks: false
  simple_boolean_attributes: false
  compress_js_templates: false


  • Run bundle exec rspec to run the test suite
  • Or run script/cibuild to validate with Rubocop and test with rspec together.


  1. Fork it (
  2. Clone the fork using git clone to your local development machine.
  3. Create your feature branch (git checkout -b feature/my-new-feature)
  4. Commit your changes (git commit -am 'Add some feature')
  5. Push to the branch (git push origin my-new-feature)
  6. Create a new Pull Request

💌 In Loving Memory of Mike Rogers

Mike Rogers was the creator of bridgetown-minify-html and participated in the project from July 2020 until his passing in November 2021. This project is maintained by @andrewmcodes in his honor. You can find Mike's obituary here if you'd like to leave a message.