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HubPress vs Medium: What are the differences?

HubPress: A web application to build your blog on GitHub. HubPress is a free, open source tool to build your future awesome blog!; Medium: The perfect place to read and write. Medium is a different kind of place on the internet. A place where the measure of success isn’t views, but viewpoints. Where the quality of the idea matters, not the author’s qualifications. A place where conversation pushes ideas forward.

HubPress belongs to "Self-Hosted Blogging / CMS" category of the tech stack, while Medium can be primarily classified under "Hosted Blogging Platforms".

Some of the features offered by HubPress are:

  • All you need is a free GitHub account, no server's rent, no subscription.
  • Fork the hubpress.io repository, update the config file and it's done, your Blog is ready.
  • We integrated Disqus, all you need to start conversations with your readers is a Disqus shortname.

On the other hand, Medium provides the following key features:

  • Embedding videos, Tweets, Vines, etc.
  • Word Counter
  • Drafts

HubPress is an open source tool with 2.85K GitHub stars and 3K GitHub forks. Here's a link to HubPress's open source repository on GitHub.

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What is HubPress?

HubPress is a free, open source tool to build your future awesome blog!

What is Medium?

Medium is a different kind of place on the internet. A place where the measure of success isn’t views, but viewpoints. Where the quality of the idea matters, not the author’s qualifications. A place where conversation pushes ideas forward.
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          Jekyll
          Think of Jekyll as a file-based CMS, without all the complexity. Jekyll takes your content, renders Markdown and Liquid templates, and spits out a complete, static website ready to be served by Apache, Nginx or another web server. Jekyll is the engine behind GitHub Pages, which you can use to host sites right from your GitHub repositories.
          WordPress
          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.
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          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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