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DatoCMS

The most complete, user-friendly and performant Headless CMS
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What is DatoCMS?

It is a fully customizable administrative area for your static websites. Use your favorite website generator, let your clients publish new content independently, host the site anywhere you like.
DatoCMS is a tool in the Self-Hosted Blogging / CMS category of a tech stack.
DatoCMS is an open source tool with GitHub stars and GitHub forks. Here’s a link to DatoCMS's open source repository on GitHub

Who uses DatoCMS?

Companies
8 companies reportedly use DatoCMS in their tech stacks, including Livestorm, Pier, and Development.

Developers
57 developers on StackShare have stated that they use DatoCMS.

DatoCMS Integrations

JavaScript, Node.js, React, PHP, and AngularJS are some of the popular tools that integrate with DatoCMS. Here's a list of all 24 tools that integrate with DatoCMS.
Pros of DatoCMS
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Free for small projects
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Flexible
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API-based cms
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Cheaper alternative
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Images API
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Simple and customizable
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GraphQL API
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Video streaming service
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Granular permissions

DatoCMS's Features

  • Build a custom backend from a visual UI
  • GraphQL API
  • Supports any static site generator
  • Deploy anywhere you want (S3, Netlify, Surge.sh, etc.)
  • Supports image/file uploads with advanced live manipulations
  • Granular permissions available

DatoCMS Alternatives & Comparisons

What are some alternatives to DatoCMS?
Contentful
Contentful enables teams to unify content in a single hub, structure it for use in any digital channel, and integrate seamlessly with hundreds of other tools through open APIs and a leading app framework.
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.
Strapi
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.
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.
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DatoCMS's Followers
79 developers follow DatoCMS to keep up with related blogs and decisions.