Command Line Interface


vuepress <command> targetDir [options]


Build dir as a static site.

-p, --port <port>

See port.

-t, --temp <temp>

See temp.

-c, --cache [cache]


See cache.


Start development server in debug mode.


Start development server in silent mode.


Start a development server. All options from vuepress build are available. And there are several options specifically for dev:

--host <host>

See host.


Open browser when ready.


do not clear screen when dev server is ready.


Copy the default theme into .vuepress/theme for customization.

more commands

You can create a custom command with extendCli.