In the era of Digital Transformation, Headless Content Management System plays a very crucial role when you want to cover all digital channels. Web, Mobile, AR/VR, IoT, Wearables etc.

There are various Open Source platforms that can be used to kickstart development and start a journey with Headless CMS. We have listed the top five below:

Strapi is an open sourced Headless CMS Front-End Developers Love. It’s more than a Node.js Framework and more than a Headless CMS, it saves API development time through a beautiful admin panel anyone can use.

Tech Stack: NodeJS, Supports MySQL, MongoDB, SQLite and PostgressSQL

Ghost is an open source, professional publishing platform built on a modern Node.js technology stack — designed for teams who need power, flexibility and performance. Every day Ghost powers some of the most-read stories on the internet, serving hundreds of millions of requests across tens of thousands of sites.

A CMS for static site generators. Give non-technical users a simple way to edit and add content to any site built with a static site generator.

Netlify CMS is released under the MIT License. Please make sure you understand its implications and guarantees.

Directus is an open-source suite of software that provides an instant API wrapper for SQL databases and an intuitive Admin App for non-technical users to manage that content. It’s like a safe, friendly, and super-powered “database client” (eg: PHP-my-Admin or Sequel Pro). Created in 2004, our premium platform powers hundreds-of-thousands of data-driven applications around the world. With our JSON API, webhooks, and complete control over where and how your content is used — what will you build with Directus?

Keystone 5 is a scalable platform that allows you to create a highly customised CMS and API in minutes.

It’s not just a new version of Keystone, but a complete re-imagining of KeystoneJS for the future.

Keystone 5 focuses on what we believe are the most powerful features for modern web and mobile applications.That means less focus on template-driven websites and more focus on a flexible architecture with a powerful GraphQL API.

We believe it’s the ideal back-end for static websites using frameworks like React, Vue or Angular, Or Static site generators like Gatsby, Hugo, Jekyll or 11ty.

We have capability to build on HeadlessCMS and transfrom all digital channels in record times. For development please contact us at hello@fromdayone.work

References and credits: https://headlesscms.org/