Octopress Alternatives

    Octopress is described as 'framework designed by Brandon Mathis for Jekyll, the blog aware static site generator powering Github Pages. To start blogging with Jekyll, you have to write your own HTML templates, CSS, Javascripts and set up your configuration' and is a Blog Publishing Tool in the Development category. There are more than 50 alternatives to Octopress for a variety of platforms, including Online / Web-based, Self-Hosted solutions, Windows, Linux and Mac. Most alternatives are Blog Publishing Tools and Website Builders. The best alternative is WordPress, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Octopress are Ghost (Free Personal, Open Source), Jekyll (Free, Open Source), Grav (Free, Open Source) and Blogger (Free).

    This page was last updated Sep 14, 2021

    1. ApPHP MicroBlog is very simple and powerful PHP blog software. This product enables you to start your own blog within minutes. You can easy add and manage your own posts and posting categories.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
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      • Linux
      • Hotspot JVM
      Tinysite is an attempt to create minimalistic secure blog engine for running a darknet blog site. It has only some basic features yet, e.g. adding and displaying posts, categories.
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      • Online
      TypePad is the premier blogging service for professionals and small businesses. TypePad hosts many popular blogs and small business websites. The service is easy to use and enables you to create a blog in minutes.
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    2. Founded in 2013, Silvrback sought to provide users with a potent, minimalist writing experience that was easy to use, well-supported, and distraction-free – all at a modest price. That remains our aim today.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
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      • BSD
      • Ruby
      • Ruby on Rails
      Middleman is a static site generator using all the shortcuts and tools in modern web development. Check out middlemanapp.com for detailed tutorials, including a getting started guide. You can also follow @middlemanapp for updates. Why Middleman?
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    3. CMS.js is fully client-side, Javascript site generator in the spirit of Jekyll that uses plain ol' HTML, CSS and Javascript to generate your website.
    4. No Friction: Authpad is a frictionless approach to blogging. Styling re-imagined: You can fork themes and have complete control over the look and feel of your blog. Simplicity: Nothing takes more than 10 seconds to learn. Check out some blogs: Answers, Ubuntu Help.
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    5. Drag and drop CMS for HTML websites. It's flat file CMS so it's pretty fast.
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    6. Static sites with superpowers.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
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      • Self-Hosted
      Antville is an open source project aimed at the development of a high performance, feature rich weblog hosting software. It can easily host up to several thousands of sites.
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