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KeystoneJS vs Strapi: What are the differences?

What is KeystoneJS? Node.js CMS and web application platform built on Express and MongoDB. Keystone is the easiest way to build database-driven websites, applications and APIs in Node.js.

What is Strapi? *An open-source Headless-CMS *. It is an open source Node.js Headless CMS to easily build customisable APIs. It lets you manage your content and distribute it anywhere. It allows you to securely and privately serve your database of choice from your hosting and server of choice.

KeystoneJS and Strapi belong to "Self-Hosted Blogging / CMS" category of the tech stack.

KeystoneJS and Strapi are both open source tools. It seems that Strapi with 16.4K GitHub stars and 1.87K forks on GitHub has more adoption than KeystoneJS with 14.7K GitHub stars and 2.37K GitHub forks.

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Pros of KeystoneJS
Pros of Strapi
  • 6
    Out-of-box tools and basic services
  • 3
    Large community
  • 2
    Great sandbox to play with nodejs
  • 2
    Great CMS and API platform
  • 2
    Great schema-based auto-generated admin interface
  • 1
    Similar to wordpress
  • 1
    Fast growing community cms framework
  • 1
    Great culture
  • 1
    Fast on V8
  • 1
    Great integrations
  • 1
    A great MEAN stack
  • 1
    Detail documentations and tutorials
  • 1
    Open source
  • 1
    Free
  • 1
    Rapid development
  • 1
    "easy setup", "uses mongodb"
  • 49
    Free
  • 36
    Open source
  • 25
    Rapid development
  • 23
    Self-hostable
  • 22
    API-based cms
  • 17
    Real-time
  • 15
    Headless
  • 14
    Easy setup
  • 11
    Large community
  • 10
    JSON
  • 4
    Internationalization
  • 3
    Social Auth
  • 3
    GraphQL
  • 2
    Media Library
  • 1
    Components

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Cons of KeystoneJS
Cons of Strapi
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    • 7
      Internationalisation
    • 7
      Can be limiting
    • 5
      A bit buggy
    • 3
      DB Migrations not seemless

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    What is KeystoneJS?

    Keystone is the easiest way to build database-driven websites, applications and APIs in Node.js.

    What is Strapi?

    Strapi is100% JavaScript, extensible, and fully customizable. It enables developers to build projects faster by providing a customizable API out of the box and giving them the freedom to use the their favorite tools.

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    What are some alternatives to KeystoneJS and Strapi?
    Sails.js
    Sails is designed to mimic the MVC pattern of frameworks like Ruby on Rails, but with support for the requirements of modern apps: data-driven APIs with scalable, service-oriented architecture.
    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.
    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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