Self-Hosted WordPress Alternatives

    There are many alternatives to WordPress as a self-hosted solution if you are looking for a replacement. The best Self-Hosted alternative is Drupal, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 100 alternatives to WordPress 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 WordPress are Joomla (Free, Open Source), Ghost (Free Personal, Open Source), Grav (Free, Open Source) and Jekyll (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Nov 22, 2021

    1. Use a top-notch self-hosted open source CMS that can run on shared hosting while leveraging the flexibility of a headless architecture. Serve multiple channels and platforms, innovate with the latest frontend technologies and scale easily with your demands.
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    2. Rebuild the innocent web with Monastic Markdown-first web browser.


      • FreeProprietary
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Online
      • Self-Hosted
      A multi-site content management system free for commercial and non-commercial use. Available in 41 languages.
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      • Online
      • Self-Hosted
      The Solodev CMS platform has been used by enterprises, organizations, and governments to build, manage, and power hundreds of award-winning websites and mobile apps.
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    3. Static Site Boilerplate is a free, open-source tool for developers that enables a better workflow for building modern static websites. Automated build processes, a local development server, production minification and optimizations, and the latest standards for static websites.
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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. With Purity you can edit any website. Functionality: editing of text (even fictional tags), links, images (cut, resize, compress), forms, title, meta tags, hidden elements, multilingual sites, creating new pages from existed ones.
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      • Free PersonalOpen Source
      • Self-Hosted
      • JavaScript
      • Typescript
      • Node.JS
      Gain complete control over your JavaScript web app and content system with out-of-the-box authentication, localization, file uploads, graphQL and restful API exposure, access control, flexible content all administered from a wonderful to use authoring experience.
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      • FreeProprietary
      • Self-Hosted
      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.

      Discontinued

      RIP, as per notice on homepage.

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    6. 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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