What Platform is great for blogging: Any body using Ghost?


#1

Recommend the best one you find best.

  1. Ghost
  2. Expression Engine
  3. Light CMS
  4. Squarespace
  5. Weebly
  6. Medium

#2

yup using Ghost CMS :slight_smile:
Perfect CMS for Blogging :100:


#3

Heard good reviews about Ghost and Medium, we can also include Tumblr here, it’s pretty minimal and clean. :slight_smile:


#4

But I have one question about Ghost

Can we use WordPress plugin in ghost cms?


#5

no bro ghost is built from Node.js


#6

Can you share me your blog on Ghost, Let me have some renowned blogs running on Medium as well?


#7

check your DM bro :slight_smile:


#8

Thanks…What do you think about Hugo CMS?


#9

it is a static site generator Framework build using GO programming Language
No control Panel Like Ghost
create / Manage Everything from command lines
using Hugo for 3 months later moved to Ghost


#10

I started web-dev on Symfony framework. Later caught up in WordPress wave. Now, planning to learn Laravel. Any other options?


#11

what kind of website you are going to build?
Laravel is Good Option to Build our Own CMS and Blogs
check CodeIgniter :fire:


#12

For Blog & CMS.
What platform & RAM is needed for Laravel Project to run smooth.


#13

#14

Digitalocean 10$ or 20$ Plan [Also Check Linode]
RAM 1 or 2GB
OS - Ubuntu


#15

Great Post
Personally, I am using

  • Wordpress
  • Ghost CMS [Promising Blogging Platform :100: ]
  • Blogger

#16

I am trying to get Ghost installed on Ubuntu-14.04- Google Cloud-
Anyway to update npm? npm 1.3.10


#17

Use Ubuntu 16.04 LTS

use node.js Stable Version Lower version won’t work properly

Ghost Supported Node Versions

https://docs.ghost.org/v1/docs/supported-node-versions

  • Uninstall the Lower Version
 sudo apt-get purge nodejs
  • Install Latest LTS Version your can Install Node.js 6.x or 8.x
curl -sL https://deb.nodesource.com/setup_6.x | sudo -E bash 
sudo apt-get install -y nodejs

Node.js LTS Version List


#18

wow!! Just got some good info :smiley: Never heard of Ghost :stuck_out_tongue: so I’ll be checking it out and hopefully will post my review here as well.


#19

At last, took a DigitalOcean Ghost Instance. Now looking for some minimalist themes for Ghost.


#20

Cool :slight_smile:

you can Easily Install Manually too :100:

Install Ghost on Ubuntu

default theme looks Minimal and Good one bro

Also, check out My Ghost theme

working one some extra Features and Improvements