"Ghost is a fully open source platform for building and running a modern online publication."
Ghost is a professional publishing platform aimed primarily at blogging, with simplicity and easy writing as the chief priorities. Because of this, Ghost has been created with a crisp and minimal, but still beautifully designed user interface.
Ghost also offers simplified settings section, with general options to edit the title, description, logo, theme, and to modify users. Bloggers can even try experimental features in the Labs section. The admin screen contains published posts with just a few, essential controls.
All written content is stored in an quickly searchable archive which has a robust tagging feature - enabling it to be scanned with ease. Users can be logged in as authors, editors, and administrators, with team collaboration functionality.
Ghost also offers SEO features, mobile optimization, RSS subscription, content publishing calendar, themes, and more.
An editor for writers.
Simple content management.
Schedule content in advance.
Search engine optimisation.
Accelerated Mobile Pages.
Detailed structured data.
Subscriptions by RSS, Email and Slack.
Simple, powerful theming with Handlebars.
Fully managed service.
Support: FAQs, Help Center, Email Support, Knowledge Base.
Main users of this service are authors, editors, administrators, and publishing teams.
Ghost comes in two variants: self-hosted version, and hosted version on Ghost’s own servers. There are native apps for Mac, Windows, Linux, and Android.
Ghost is generally used as an blogging platform.
Integrations: Slack, Transifex, Disqus, Discourse, Zapier.
Ghost offers a RESTful JSON API.
It is very often used in tandem with Slack.