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ClassicPress Alternatives

ClassicPress is described as 'community-led open source content management system and a fork of WordPress that preserves the TinyMCE classic editor as the default option, which means there is no Gutenberg (block) editor' and is a CMS tool in the social & communications category. There are more than 10 alternatives to ClassicPress for a variety of platforms, including Self-Hosted solutions, Online / Web-based, Linux, Mac and Windows. The best alternative is WordPress, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like ClassicPress are Grav, Bludit, Flextype and Textpattern.

ClassicPress alternatives are mainly CMS Tools but may also be Blog Publishing Tools or Website Builders. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of ClassicPress.
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  • FreeOpen Source
  • Self-Hosted

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  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. Grav is an easy to use, yet powerful, opensource CMS that requires no database. In a nutshell, installing Grav is a matter of unzipping the file. It is fast, has sophisticated caching, and a light footprint for optimal performance.

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  3. Bludit is a web application to build your own website or blog in seconds, it's completely free and open source. A PRO version is available for those who want to support the software developer. The software seems almost the same between the versions.

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    Flextype

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Self-Hosted

    The freedom of a headless CMS with the full functionality of a traditional CMS.

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    Textpattern

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Online
    • Self-Hosted

    Textpattern is an elegant content management system that is free, open source software. Web designers, developers, publishers and bloggers love its flexibility and extensibility.

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    Flatpress

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Online
    • Softaculous

    FlatPress is an open-source standard-compliant multi-lingual extensible blogging engine which does not require a DataBase Management System to work. You don’t need MySQL because FlatPress stores all of its content on text files.

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    Wagtail CMS

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Self-Hosted
    • Python
    • Django

    Wagtail is a content management system built on Django. It's focused on user experience, and offers precise control for designers and developers.

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    Listed

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Online
    • Self-Hosted

    Listed is a free blogging platform that allows you to create a public journal published directly from your notes. This unique approach to keeping a public blog on the internet using just a notes app yields two surprising effects:

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    Chyrp Lite

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Self-Hosted
    • PHP

    Chyrp Lite makes it possible to host a blog on your own web server with minimal fuss. You can have a traditional blog, a tumbleblog, or you can add oodles of customisation and build a web publishing platform with blogging features on the side.

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    Serendipity

    • FreeProprietary
    • Online
    • Self-Hosted
    • PHP

    Serendipity is a PHP-powered weblog application which gives the user an easy way to maintain an online diary, weblog or even a complete homepage.

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