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. Create your blog with just one click. Blognow is a platform where bloggers come along to share their content and build audience. Start your blog for free
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      • FreeProprietary
      • Linux
      • Self-Hosted
      • Software as a Service (SaaS)
      Nura24 is a free suite for businesses, communities, teams, collaboration or personal websites. Create a free and professional website in minutes. Nura24 is a free alternative to popular CMS or Business Software like Wordpress, Joomla, Drupal.
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    2. Gila CMS is an open source content management system. Made with PHP7 and MySQL. You can use it for your blog, web store and personalise it for your business needs.
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      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Online
      • Self-Hosted
      • Software as a Service (SaaS)
      Create is a website builder that allows you to make your own website. Simple to use with beautiful templates. Use the tools to make mobile friendly web pages which are automatically responsive, and set up your own secure shop to sell your products and services.
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    3. Zox.js is a web framework for static sites and GraphQL API. It can build static pages using markdown and yaml with greater flexibility than other static site generators, making it ideal for content editors.
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    4. Enterprise blogging platform built for developers. Integrate your Rails / Django / Node app with Butter's API in 60 seconds.
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    5. The Apache Sling CMS is an intuitive, full-featured Content Management System. It supports rich text editing, a component-driven page builder, content insights, a full java app server stack for developing integrations and is 100% free and open source.
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      • FreemiumOpen Source
      • Online
      • Self-Hosted
      • Ruby
      • Jekyll
      Hydejack is a Jekyll theme with JavaScript powers, combining the best of static sites and modern web apps. It features a suite of JavaScript that makes the page feel like an app, without sacrificing backwards-compatibility, page-load speed or SEO.
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    6. The enterprise website solution without the enterprise price tag. liveSite is a back-end website engine that can drive any front-end website design.
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    7. Awestruct makes it trivially easy to create non-trivial static websites using lightweight markup languages such as AsciiDoc, Markdown, and Textile, templating languages such as Slim, Haml, and Compass (Sass), as well as UI frameworks like Bootstrap and Zurb Foundation.
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