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. Easily Create Fantastic Websites with Highly Customizable Templates & Intuitive Tools for Adding & Editing Rich, Pre Integrated Website Features – Free Sign Up

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      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Online
      • Joomla
      JoomBlog is Joomla CMS blog component that allow to create personal/team blog with smart navigation, comments and social share options. Advanced SEO features like Facebook meta tags and SEO score are also included.
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    2. Cosmo is the first open source, responsive, live-editing, single page application content management system (CMS). It was created in AngularJS and PHP.

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    3. Free Website Builder Script is an open source website builder script allowing the administrator to create, run and manage multiple websites through one single multisite CMS.
    4. PieCrust is a static website generator and lightweight CMS that’s all managed with text files. No complex setup, databases, or administrative panels. Simple, beautiful, and yummy.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Self-Hosted
      • React
      • Ruby on Rails
      Portfolio is a simple blog and portfolio CMS written in React/Redux(Frontend) and Rails(API). Main Technology Stack - React - Redux - Rails - CSS Modules - Material-UI
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      • Online
      Have you ever felt sick and tired of your blog loading extremely slow? Or maybe you are sick of your database crapping out after too many visitors come to your website?
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Self-Hosted
      • PHP
      Sculpin is a static site generator written in PHP. It converts Markdown files, Twig templates or standard HTML into a static HTML site that can be easily deployed.
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    5. Phrozn is static site generator written in PHP. Features | * Complete: Supports input files in Twig, Textile, Markdown, and LESS format. * Extensible: Supported text processors are not enough for you? Create your own - it is really simple!

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      Latest commit e46659c on Aug 29, 2014. See https://github.com/Pawka/phrozn

    6. Frog is a static web site generator written in Racket. You write content in Markdown or Scribble. You generate files. To deploy, you push them to a GitHub Pages repo (or copy them to Amazon S3, or whatever). Posts get a variety of automatic blog features.
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