Self-Hosted Squarespace Alternatives

    Squarespace is not available as a self-hosted solution but there are plenty of alternatives for power users and business that want to host a solution on-premise. The best Self-Hosted alternative is WordPress, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 100 alternatives to Squarespace and loads of them are available as a self-hosted solution so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Self-Hosted alternatives to Squarespace are Ghost (Free Personal, Open Source), ProcessWire (Free, Open Source), Known (Freemium) and SilverStripe (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Nov 14, 2021

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      Build professional websites easily with Kado, a Node.JS NPM module backed by SQL based on a modular design and extensible framework, Kado caters to website creators of all skill levels.
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      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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    1. A content management system that gives you control over the HTML. It features a full browser-based code editor (using Monaco), a page template system, a file management page, and a custom markup syntax to make writing pages easier and faster.
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    2. 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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    3. 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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      Dribbbox displays your work in a clean, easy-to-browse gallery, avoiding the noise of Dribbble's comments, rebounds, ads, … It’s your portfolio, not your social network profile.

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      RIP, as per notice on homepage.

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    4. Create a beautiful website with no design or IT skills using the Rocketspark website builder. Enjoyably easy DIY web editing and ecommerce. Great for Designers and Graphic designers, manage your clients with the Rocketspark Studio.
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    5. Creating a website with My Website Drive Thru is simple and easy. You just have to go through our online website maker or our Website Drive-Thru process which is basically just an online questionnaire.
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      Self-hosted, multi user and multilingual website builder. Build responsive website using premade blocks and templates, have full control over layout and design.
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    6. Sonaar is the one-stop shop for artists, music bands and record labels looking to create stunning music WordPress websites. More than 15 Music WordPress Theme available with a continuous player, discography, events and 24/7 support all included.
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