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  • WordPress

  • WordPress is a state-of-the-art publishing platform with a focus on aesthetics, web standards, and usability.

    tags: blog-publishing blogging cms community-support create-blog
    platform: Mac OS X Windows Linux Online Android iPhone Blackberry BSD iPad Self-Hosted PHP Cloudron
  • Ghost

  • A beautifully designed platform dedicated to one thing: Publishing.Ghost is an Open Source application which allows you to write and publish your own blog, giving you the tools to make it easy and even (gasp) fun to do. It's simple, elegant, and designed so that you can spend less time messing with making your blog work - and more time blogging.

    tags: blog-publishing blogging blogging-platform javascript publishing
    platform: Mac OS X Windows Linux Self-Hosted Cloudron Node.JS
  • ProcessWire

  • ProcessWire is a friendly and powerful open source CMS and CMF with an exceptionally strong foundation. With all custom fields, an easy-to-use jQuery-inspired API, and a powerful page selector engine, ProcessWire will rise to any task.

    tags: apache api blogging cmf cms
    platform: Mac OS X Windows Linux Online Self-Hosted PHP
  • Webflow

  • Webflow automatically generates beautiful code for your website for you as you design. You don't have to write code yourself or hire a developer to do it for you. Webflow generates valid markup and stylesheets, so you can trust that the generated code is clean. Webflow automatically adds code to render consistently across different browsers.

    tags: custom-types-builder design-builder inline-editing interface-builder javascript-support
    platform: Online
  • Weebly

  • Weebly is a freemium drag-and-drop website builder. It features many themes, web page elements and stock images.

    tags: drag-and-drop ifttt-integration website-creator
    platform: Online Android iPhone
  • Google Sites

  • Google Sites is the easiest way to make information accessible to people who need quick, up-to-date access. 100MB/site free. People can work together on a Site to add file attachments, information from other Google applications (like Google Docs, Google Calendar, YouTube and Picasa), and new free-form content. Creating a site together is as easy as editing a document, and you always control who has access, whether it's just yourself, your team, or your whole organization. You can even publish Sites to the world. The Google Sites web application is accessible from any internet connected computer. »

    tags: website-creator website-monitoring webspace
    platform: Online
  • WiX.com

  • WiX allows anyone to develop flash websites for fun, business or hobby. With WiX anyone can create an amazing flash website in just minutes.

    tags: drag-and-drop flash-website html5-support html5-website-builder website-creator
    platform: Online
  • Known

  • Known is a simple platform for publishing words, pictures, podcasts and more to a site that you control. Choose to share it on social networks like Twitter and Facebook, or extend it to integrate with the software you already use.

    tags: blogging blogging-engine blogging-platform decentralized encrypted-chat
    platform: Online Self-Hosted
  • Plone

  • Plone is an open source content management system based on the Zope application server, written in python. Its known to be powerful, reliable, secure and easy to use. Plone excels when compared to other content-management systems in standards conformance, access control, internationalization, aggregation, user-generated content, micro-applications, active user groups and value. Plone website editing gives you more of a "wysiwyg" feel than most content management systems.

    tags: cms content-management publishing python web-server
    platform: Self-Hosted Python
  • MODx

  • modx is a free, fast & flexible, ajax and seo content management systemMODx helps you take control of your online content. An Open Source Content Management Framework, it frees you to build sites exactly how you want and make them 100% yours. Zero restrictions and fast to build. Super-simple templates in HTML/CSS/JS (any lib you want). Registered user systems and a killer community. Welcome to web-building nirvana.

    tags: blogging cms php publishing web-server
    platform: Self-Hosted PHP
  • concrete5

  • Many content management systems are focused on developer or site owner needs, but concrete5 is a CMS that truly delivers the best to both worlds. An in-context editing toolbar makes it easy to make changes as you navigate the live website. A truly MVC architecture and API make it easy for developers to truly use the CMS as building blocks.

    tags: cms wcms web-server
    platform: Online Self-Hosted
  • ImpressPages CMS

  • ImpressPages is a PHP framework with admin panel. A new MVC engine is under the hood so you can customize ImpressPages in no time. Write your own plugins and themes to suit your and customers’ needs best. Both website layout and administration interface are user friendly and simply gorgeous.

    tags: cms content-management framework impresspages mvc
    platform: Online Self-Hosted PHP
  • Silex

  • Silex is a website builder for designers. It is free and open source, so you can use it online or download it and host it yourself.

    tags: cms container-layout drag-and-drop dropbox-integration html5-editor
    platform: Mac OS X Windows Linux Online
  • Anchor CMS

  • Anchor is a lightweight blogging platform with a focus on simplicity and elegance.

    tags: blog-publishing blogging cms javascript-development publishing
    platform: Windows Linux Online AppFog Engine Yard Cloud PHP OpenShift
  • Redaxscript

  • Redaxscript is a modern, ultra lightweight and rocket fast Content Management System for SQLite, MySQL and PostgreSQL.

    tags: blogging-platform cms command-line-interface database-abstraction docker
    platform: Mac OS X Windows Linux Online Self-Hosted JavaScript PHP