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Strapi - Node.js Content Management Framework (headless-CMS) to build powerful API with no effort.

  •    Javascript

The most advanced open-source Content Management Framework to build powerful API with no effort. It is elegant, entirely customizable and fully extensible admin panel, Built on top of Node.js and supports any front-end frameworks (React, Vue, Angular, etc.), mobile apps or even IoT. Halfway between a CMS and a framework, Strapi takes advantages of both worlds. A powerful dashboard to easily manage your content with a flexible framework layer to develop and integrate specific features.

Tipe - Next Generation API-first CMS for developers

  •    Vue

Tipe is next Generation API-first CMS. It helps to shape and design content for any project you and your team are working on. Focus and create meaningful content without blocking development. Access your content on any app or platform with our sophisticated next generation APIs.

squidex - Headless CMS and Content Managment Hub

  •    CSharp

Squidex is an open source headless CMS and content management hub. In contrast to a traditional CMS Squidex provides a rich API with OData filter and Swagger definitions. It is up to you to build your UI on top of it. It can be website, a native app or just another server. We build it with ASP.NET Core and CQRS and is tested for Windows and Linux on modern browsers. Read the docs at https://docs.squidex.io/ (work in progress) or just check out the code and play around.

daptin - Daptin - GraphQL/JSON-API Headless CMS

  •    Javascript

Daptin is a headless CMS framework to develop and deploy production-ready JSON API based servers. RAML spec is auto generated for each endpoint exposed. This can be use to generate further documentation and clients.


  •    Javascript

headlesscms.org, a leaderboard of top open-source static site content management systems.Missing a static site generator here? Just fork the repo and add your generator as a <name>.md in the content/projects folder.

mesh - Gentics Mesh - The open source headless CMS for developers

  •    Java

Gentics Mesh is an Open Source API-first CMS for developers. All contents can be stored/updated and retrieved using the REST API. You need to have at least JRE 8 of Java installed. See the Getting Started page for more information.


  •    HTML

This example shows how to use Gentics Mesh in combination with Vert.x. The Gentics Mesh GraphQL API is being used to located the requested content. This content is used by vertx.x to render various Handlebars templates.

contenta_jsonapi - Contenta CMS, the decoupled Drupal

  •    PHP

Contenta is a content API and CMS based on Drupal 8. It provides a standard, jsonapi-based platform for building decoupled applications and websites. Check the full installation instructions below for the commands to restart the web server and regenerate the login link. You will need to install Drush.

headless-cms-comparison - Source repository for the headless cms comparison sheet


For a general overview of Headless CMS systems please visit https://headlesscms.org/. If you want to contribute the list please copy the TEMPLATE.json and open a pull request.

jamstack-cms - A JAMstack experiment with a Headless CMS

  •    HTML

This is an experiment where I'm trying to build a JAMstack site. Modern web development architecture based on client-side JavaScript, reusable APIs, and prebuilt Markup.

app - Directus 7 admin application for managing API instances

  •    Vue

The Directus 7 App has been rebuilt from the ground-up in Vue.js and decoupled from our new "versionless" API. Directus is a feature-rich suite of software for managing content in projects of any size. Instances of the Directus API allow you to easily connect pure database content to: websites, native apps, wearables, IoT devices, digital signage, kiosks, etc – while the Directus App allows non-technical users to manage content.

directus-sdk-php - Directus SDK for PHP

  •    PHP

For PHP driven applications, use this SDK to more easily communicate with your Directus managed database. You can install the SDK using Composer by adding directus/sdk to your composer.json require list.

docs - Complete Directus Documentation


This is the complete documentation of the Directus framework. Available with a history of changes from version 6.0 on. For those interested in helping build, correct, or clarify the Directus documentation – please submit pull-requests to this repo.

webapp-example - Example web-app using Directus

  •    CSS

Note: This example codebase will be updated over time to include more complex examples of SDK integration. A schema.sql file contains the entire database for both project and Directus tables. Simply create a new database, import this file into it, and create/update the config.php (copy: config.example.php). Finally, run composer install within the project directory to fetch the vendor files.

lagan - Lagan is a different take on a CMS, with a focus on flexibility

  •    PHP

Lagan lets you create flexible content objects with a simple class, and manage them with a web interface that is 'automagically' created. Lagan is a different take on a CMS, with a focus on flexibility.