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PhileCMS Alternatives

PhileCMS is described as 'A file-driven CMS powered by Markdown and Twig' and is a CMS tool in the business & commerce category. There are more than 10 alternatives to PhileCMS for a variety of platforms, including Self-Hosted solutions, Online / Web-based, Windows, Linux and Mac. The best alternative is Grav, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like PhileCMS are Bludit, Automad, Flatpress and Flextype.

PhileCMS 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 PhileCMS.
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  1. Grav icon

    Grav

    • Online
    • Self-Hosted
    • PHP
    • Markdown
    • Cloudron
    192 alternatives to Grav 

    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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    1.  Support for MarkDownGrav supports MarkDown for document formatting.
    2.  Extensible by Plugins/ExtensionsGrav can be extended with add-ons, plugins and extensions.
    3.  Two-factor AuthenticationGrav supports two-factor authentication (2FA).
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    The basic folder structure is self-explaining
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    Bludit

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Self-Hosted
    • PHP
    29 alternatives to Bludit 

    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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    1.  Extensible by Plugins/ExtensionsBludit can be extended with add-ons, plugins and extensions.
    2.  WYSIWYG SupportBludit integrates a WYSIWYG editor to edit the look and content of a document, page, or file.
    3.  Support for MarkDownBludit supports MarkDown for document formatting.


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    Automad

    • Self-Hosted
    • PHP
    87 alternatives to Automad 

    Automad is a file-based flat CMS and template engine. It is designed to be fully portable without any dependencies on databases or fixed locations and doesn't require any complicated setup process. All data gets stored in a human readable form.

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    Flatpress

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Online
    • Softaculous
    127 alternatives to Flatpress 

    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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    1.  Ad-freeFlatpress doesn't contain any form of external advertising.
    2.  Privacy focusedFlatpress is considered a privacy friendly alternative.
    3.  LightweightFlatpress consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
    4.  Extensible by Plugins/ExtensionsFlatpress can be extended with add-ons, plugins and extensions.
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    Flextype

    • Self-Hosted
    16 alternatives to Flextype 

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

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    GetSimple CMS

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Self-Hosted
    118 alternatives to GetSimple CMS 

    GetSimple is an XML based lite Content Management System. To go along with its best-in-class user interface, we have loaded it with features that every website needs, but with nothing it doesn't. GetSimple is truly the simplest way to manage a small-business website.

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    Batflat

    • Online
    • Self-Hosted
    • Apache HTTP Server
    • PHP
    • SQLite
    • Bootstrap
    158 alternatives to Batflat 

    Bootstrap ready CMS for free. Just download and create kick-ass website in a few minutes.

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    1.  LightweightBatflat consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
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    • WonderCMS icon

      WonderCMS

      17 alternatives to WonderCMS 

      WonderCMS is an extremely small flat file CMS. It's fast, responsive and doesn't require any configuration.

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    • Statamic icon

      Statamic

      • Online
      • Self-Hosted
      90 alternatives to Statamic 

      Build powerful & dynamic websites without a database. An infinitely flexible, flat-file Content Management System.

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      Vapid

      • Online
      • Self-Hosted
      175 alternatives to Vapid 

      Vapid is an intentionally simple content management system built on the idea that you can create a custom dashboard without ever leaving the HTML.

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      1.  Node BasedVapid supports node editing, a form of visual programming that gives you full control over the rendering.
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