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  • WordPress icon

    WordPress

    WordPress is a state-of-the-art publishing platform with a focus on aesthetics, web standards, and usability. More simply, WordPress is what you use when you want to...

    Freemium Mac Windows Linux Web Android ... iPhone Blackberry BSD iPad Self-Hosted PHP Cloudron

    • WordPress doesn't provide all the visual template editing and in-place content editing tools that Squarespace does Guest • Jul 2017 Disagree   Agree
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    Ghost

    Ghost is a fully open source, hackable platform for building and running a modern online publication. We power blogs, magazines and journalists from Zappos to Sky News.

    Commercial Mac Windows Linux Self-Hosted Cloudron ... Node.JS

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    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....

    Freemium Web

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    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...

    Free Web

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    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...

    Freemium Web Self-Hosted

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    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....

    Open Source Self-Hosted Python

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    MODx

    modx is a free, fast & flexible, ajax and seo content management system MODx helps you take control of your online content. An Open Source Content Management...

    Open Source Self-Hosted PHP

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    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...

    Open Source Web Self-Hosted

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    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...

    Open Source Web Self-Hosted PHP

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    Anchor CMS

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

    Open Source Windows Linux Web AppFog Engine Yard Cloud ... PHP OpenShift

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    SilverStripe

    A powerful newcomer in the CMS field with lots of great modules like blog, e-commerce, easy to develop and maintain, good looking and user-friendly.

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux Web

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    • BLOCS

      Blocs 2.0 for Mac is a fast, easy to use and powerful visual web design tool that lets you create beautiful and modern websites...

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Squarespace Comments

Great wysiwyg website builder

about Squarespace and Webflow · ·

Squarespace is the best and most powerful wysiwyg website builder I've ever tried - they do many things right, but I'd like to be able to control the look on a more detailed level without going into coding. It has build in blogging, many useful predefined elements like webforms, payment-handeling, video-embeding and beautiful controls for adding content. Plus a lot of useful integrations to for example Small Google Analytics iconGoogle Analytics, Small MailChimp iconMailChimp and Small Shopify iconShopify.

On top of that Squarespace has a beta running with full control of CSS, JS, Git and SFTP is interesting, but requires that you really dig though the code.

For more detailed control of the design Small Webflow iconWebflow is simply awesome and lets you interact with almost every bit of the responsive-design in wysiwyg-mode. It also let's has lightweight version control and extremely easy deployment. On top of that you are able to export the code for hosting externally.

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