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Ghost vs Statamic: What are the differences?

What is Ghost? Just a blogging platform. Ghost is a platform dedicated to one thing: Publishing. It's beautifully designed, completely customisable and completely Open Source. Ghost allows you to write and publish your own blog, giving you the tools to make it easy and even fun to do.

What is Statamic? Build simply. The flat file CMS built for developers and clients alike. Statamic 2 is now built on Laravel and sporting a brand new Vue.js-powered control panel. As a developer you can build, configure, and manage everything right in your code editor. As a client or content manager you never have to leave the c.

Ghost and Statamic can be categorized as "Self-Hosted Blogging / CMS" tools.

"Beautiful" is the primary reason why developers consider Ghost over the competitors, whereas "No database" was stated as the key factor in picking Statamic.

Ghost is an open source tool with 30.3K GitHub stars and 6.55K GitHub forks. Here's a link to Ghost's open source repository on GitHub.

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What is Ghost?

Ghost is a platform dedicated to one thing: Publishing. It's beautifully designed, completely customisable and completely Open Source. Ghost allows you to write and publish your own blog, giving you the tools to make it easy and even fun to do.

What is Statamic?

Statamic 2 is now built on Laravel and sporting a brand new Vue.js-powered control panel. As a developer you can build, configure, and manage everything right in your code editor. As a client or content manager you never have to leave the c
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    What are some alternatives to Ghost and Statamic?
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    The core software is built by hundreds of community volunteers, and when you’re ready for more there are thousands of plugins and themes available to transform your site into almost anything you can imagine. Over 60 million people have chosen WordPress to power the place on the web they call “home” — we’d love you to join the family.
    Drupal
    Drupal is an open source content management platform powering millions of websites and applications. It’s built, used, and supported by an active and diverse community of people around the world.
    Joomla!
    Joomla is a simple and powerful web server application and it requires a server with PHP and either MySQL, PostgreSQL, or SQL Server to run it.
    Adobe Experience Manager
    It is a Web Content Management System that allows companies to manage their web content (Web pages, digital assets, forms, etc) and also create digital experiences with this content on any platform web, mobile or IoT.
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    How developers use Ghost and Statamic
    Avatar of A. M. Douglas
    A. M. Douglas uses GhostGhost

    The Ghost CMS is built on Node.js and provides the means to post new content (articles) to the site. As I have little time to actually spend on broadcasting my thoughts to the blogosphere, this doesn't see much use.

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    Ghost uses GhostGhost

    Ghost powers our blog (surprisingly)

    Avatar of Tiago Ferreira
    Tiago Ferreira uses GhostGhost

    Blog platform for my main website, https://www.tiferrei.com

    Avatar of Jonathan Fries
    Jonathan Fries uses GhostGhost

    Blog engine that powers most everything the site does.

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    AmericanBibleSociety uses GhostGhost

    Blogging platform used on the Digital Media blog.

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