Ghost is a free and open-source headless CMS and blogging platform developed by Ghost Foundation. With Ghost you can manage content in style, the user experience provided by the software is intuitive and encourages writing. Ghost is written in JavaScript for the Node.js platform and is released under the MIT license.

Ghost Features

Publish by Web & Email Newsletter

An editor built from the ground-up for professionals. Calm by design, with advanced workflows by default. No more suffering through clumsy toolbars or drag & oops. Immerse yourself in the story with an interface that's invisible until you need it, and powerful when you do.

Transform Clicks Into Contacts

Until now, building an indie publication with memberships and subscriptions has been difficult and complicated. Ghost makes it easy, with native signup forms that turn anonymous views into logged-in members.

Understand What's Working

Detailed engagement analytics for your audience so you can understand what content is getting the most attention, and who your biggest fans are.

Fund Your Work with Subscription Revenue

Connect your Stripe account and offer premium content to your audience. Our creators are making over $10 million per year, while Ghost takes 0% payment fees.

Ghost Integrates with Popular Third-party Tools

Ghost integrates with a plethora of third-party tools and services, allowing you to create and mangage referral programs, push notifications, social sharing, payment gateways, A/B testing, desktop editors, mobile apps, comments.


Ghost Information

Ghost Pricing

Ghost is a free and open-source content management system. However, hosted solutions are provided by the teams behind the Ghost content management system. You can find the prices below, they are calculated with a maximum of 500 members, view Ghost pricing page for more information about larger quantities of members.



  • 1 staff user
  • Including 500 members
  • Official Ghost Themes
  • Built-in integrations
  • 5mb file uploads



  • 2 staff users
  • Including 1,000 members
  • Custom themes
  • Custom integrations
  • 10mb file uploads



  • 5 staff users
  • Including 1,000 members
  • Priority support
  • Handle high volume traffic
  • 25mb file uploads



  • Unlimited staff users
  • Including 10,000 members
  • 99.9% uptime SLA
  • 50mb file uploads

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