Tutorials - Olga Matoula, Aya Elsayed: Automate Documentation with Sphinx & GitHub Actions

Learn how to automate documentation generation for your Python projects using Sphinx and GitHub Actions. Create beautiful docs, host them on GitHub Pages, and customize them with themes and extensions.

Key takeaways
  • Automate documentation generation with Sphinx and GitHub Actions.
  • Use Sphinx to create beautiful and informative documentation for your Python projects.
  • Host your documentation on GitHub Pages for easy sharing and collaboration.
  • Use GitHub Actions to automate the documentation building and deployment process.
  • Customize the look and feel of your documentation with themes and extensions.
  • Add versioning to your documentation to track changes over time.
  • Use Sphinx multiversion to generate documentation for multiple versions of your code.
  • Use Napoleon to automatically generate docstrings from your code.
  • Use Furo to create a modern and responsive documentation theme.
  • Use GitHub Pages to host your documentation for free.
  • Use GitHub Actions to automate the documentation building and deployment process.