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    CiiMS Alternatives

    CiiMS is described as 'fast, simple, and easy to use, full feature blogging platform and content management system built in Yii' and is a Blog Publishing Tool in the Photos & Graphics category. There are more than 25 alternatives to CiiMS for a variety of platforms, including Online / Web-based, Self-Hosted solutions, Linux, Windows and Mac. The best alternative is WordPress, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like CiiMS are Ghost (Free Personal, Open Source), DEV Community (Free, Open Source), Anchor CMS (Free, Open Source) and Portal CMS (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Jan 13, 2022

    1. WordPress is software designed for everyone, emphasizing accessibility, performance, security, and ease of use. We believe great software should work with minimum set up, so you can focus on sharing your story, product, or services freely.
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    2. The world's most popular modern publishing platform for creating a new media platform.
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    3. Where programmers share ideas and help each other grow. It is an online community for sharing and discovering great ideas, having debates, and making friends. Anyone can share articles, questions, discussions, etc. as long as they have the rights to the words they are sharing.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Online
      • AppFog
      • Engine Yard Cloud
      • PHP
      • OpenShift
      Free and lightweight blogging system.

      Discontinued

      As stated at https://github.com/anchorcms/anchor-cms , the project is no longer maintained since May 2020. Last version, 0.12.7, released in March 2018, can be still downloaded from the official website

      • FreeOpen Source
      • Windows
      • Online
      • Self-Hosted
      Portal CMS is a free and open source content management system with a powerful integrated page builder.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Self-Hosted
      • MongoDB
      • Software as a Service (SaaS)
      • Node.JS
      Apostrophe is a powerful website builder platform built on an enterprise open source CMS, offering in-context live editing, visual design tools, and multisite enablement in a full stack JS environment.
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      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Online
      • Android
      • iPhone
      • Android Tablet
      • iPad
      OverBlog is a blogging platform, active and evolving. Create a blog, without any technical knowledge, and find everything you post ! Create your blog has never been easier.
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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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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Online
      • Self-Hosted
      • PHP
      LavaLite is an open source content management system (CMS) based on PHP and Laravel web application framework. It currently supports MySQL, SQLite, MariaDB and PostgreSQL for the database backend.
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Self-Hosted
      • Python
      • Django
      Django-based Content Management System.
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