What is DatoCMS?
It is a fully customizable administrative area for your static websites. Use your favorite website generator, let your clients publish new content independently, host the site anywhere you like.
DatoCMS is a tool in the Self-Hosted Blogging / CMS category of a tech stack.
DatoCMS is an open source tool with GitHub stars and GitHub forks. Here’s a link to DatoCMS's open source repository on GitHub
Who uses DatoCMS?
10 companies reportedly use DatoCMS in their tech stacks, including Pier, Livestorm, and Maze.
83 developers on StackShare have stated that they use DatoCMS.
Pros of DatoCMS
Free for small projects
Simple and customizable
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- Build a custom backend from a visual UI
- GraphQL API
- Supports any static site generator
- Deploy anywhere you want (S3, Netlify, Surge.sh, etc.)
- Supports image/file uploads with advanced live manipulations
- Granular permissions available
DatoCMS Alternatives & Comparisons
What are some alternatives to DatoCMS?
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