Chyrp Alternatives

    Chyrp is described as 'blogging engine designed to be very lightweight while retaining functionality. It is powered by PHP and has very powerful theme and extension engines, so you can personalize it however you want' and is a Blog Publishing Tool in the Social & Communications category. There are more than 100 alternatives to Chyrp for a variety of platforms, including Online / Web-based, Self-Hosted solutions, Windows, Linux and Mac. The best alternative is WordPress, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Chyrp are Tumblr (Free), Ghost (Free Personal, Open Source), Drupal (Freemium, Open Source) and Grav (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Jul 30, 2021

    1. blogstrap.py is a simple, no frills blog content management system powered by Twitter's Bootstrap and web.py. It features most things you would come to expect from a simple blogging platform.

      Discontinued

      The project is no longer developed. Last version, 0.9.8-RC2, released in December 2015, can be still downloaded from GitHub.

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    2. Dotclear is an open-source web publishing software created in 2002 by Olivier Meunier. A one mans project at first, Dotclear soon gathered a team comprising different personalities with various backgrounds.
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    3. A headless CMS that manages your content, not your workflow. Directus is an API-driven content management framework for custom databases. It decouples content for use in apps, websites, or any other data-driven projects. Core Principles
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    4. A modern, ultra lightweight and rocket fast Content Management System.
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    5. Readz is a powerful and flexible browser-based CMS for building and managing responsive websites. Forget plugins and extensions.
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    6. SPIP is a publishing system for the Internet in which great importance is attached to collaborative working, to multilingual environments, and to simplicity of use for web authors. It is free software, distributed under the GNU/GPL licence.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Online
      ZCMS simplifies content management by offering an elegant user interface, simple user management and permissions. We keep the core CMS as light, fast and flexible as possible.
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    7. Web Start Today is the small business owner’s ticket to Internet success. With our easy-to-use Website Builder, hands-on business owners can create and customize a feature-rich website in few easy steps and go live the same day for free.
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Online
      • Self-Hosted
      Habari is next-generation blogging. Download Habari or try the demo and help our community design the future of blogs.

      Discontinued

      Website no longer works & repo has not been updated in 4 years

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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Self-Hosted
      • Laravel
      • PHP
      ORCHID is a tool that allows you to quickly write simple but powerful websites and applications. Provided as a package for Laravel, you can easily integrate it as a third-party component using Composer.
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