Any recommendation for an inexpensive headless CMS?

I find Contentful too expensive.

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Try running on cheap hosting. 🙂

I haven't used it but I've heard of this:

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I'm using Ghost, hooked up to my Gatsby blog.

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Oh I've got Gatsby running on my small VPS, along with many other sites.

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I mean Ghost is running on my VPS and Gatsby is running on Netlify. @marckohlbrugge you should really make an edit or delete button. 🙏🏻

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Does ghost support server-rendering comments?

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My buddy is working on one that provides an API on top of Google Drive and can export a Doc to Markdown,

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Ghost is solid, especially if you want the front-end written for you. I wrote a post recently about how to hook it up to a $5 Digital Ocean Droplet:…. With Ghost you can design your own themes as well, however I haven't tried that.

If you want a truly headless CMS, I tried Butter ( They have good docs and really easy to set up (or at least it was with Node).

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