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Headless CMS software is a web-hosted content management system that uses API's to distribute content across multiple channels and allows developers to separate front end practices based on content.

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The industry’s first AI-powered CMS that helps the world’s leading organizations achieve an unparalleled return on their content. Learn more about Kontent.ai
Kontent.ai’s mission is to help the world’s leading organizations achieve an unparalleled return on their content. In the industry’s first AI-powered CMS, content teams plan, create, and optimize content and deliver it to any channel—quickly, securely, and flexibly. Kontent.ai is designed to support organizations with exacting governance requirements, often in highly regulated industries and with complex content value chains. Tight permissions control all operations; enterprise-grade security and privacy keep content safe. With a demonstrated ROI of 320%, Kontent.ai customers, including PPG, Elanco, Zurich Insurance, Cadbury, and Oxford University, benefit from a measurable step change in how their teams operate, increasing content velocity, mitigating risk, and maximizing yield. Kontent.ai is a Microsoft partner, MACH Alliance member, and recognized vendor by Gartner and Forrester. Learn more about Kontent.ai

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  • Multi-Channel Marketing
  • Access Controls/Permissions
  • API
  • Content Publishing Options
A faster, easier headless CMS that allows you to develop in your favorite framework. Marketers love the UI. Execs love the pricing. Learn more about Butter CMS
Looking for a faster, smoother CMS that allows you to develop in your favorite framework? ButterCMS is intuitive so that your marketers love using it, and affordable enough to make your executives happy. A fast, easy to use CMS gives you a daily advantage. We have the fastest implementation and usability scores. Build better with Butter! Learn more about Butter CMS

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  • Multi-Channel Marketing
  • Access Controls/Permissions
  • API
  • Content Publishing Options
Enterprise CMS platform designed for organizations that value privacy, cost control, and scalable performance above everything else.
Webiny is an innovative content platform designed for organizations that value privacy, cost control and scalable performance above everything else. It enables users complete control over their data by self-hosting it on their own cloud, significantly reducing their costs and unlocking infinite scalability through serverless infrastructure. With Webiny, you can customize the open source code to fit your business needs perfectly and integrate it with other technology your organization is using. Learn more about Webiny

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  • Multi-Channel Marketing
  • Access Controls/Permissions
  • API
  • Content Publishing Options
Directus is the world's leading Open Data Platform and a flexible powerhouse to democratize your data across your entire business.
Directus is an Open Data Platform for managing the content of any SQL database. It provides a powerful API layer for developers and an intuitive App for non-technical users. Written in JavaScript, Directus is completely open-source, modular, and extensible, allowing it to be fully tailored to your exact project needs. Directus is the perfect alternative to Supabase, AirTable, Hasura, and Contentful. Learn more about Directus

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  • Multi-Channel Marketing
  • Access Controls/Permissions
  • API
  • Content Publishing Options
Strapi is the leading open-source headless CMS: 100% JavaScript, extensible, and fully customizable.
Strapi is the leading open-source headless CMS: 100% JavaScript, extensible, and fully customizable. Strapi enables developers to build projects faster by providing a customizable API out of the box and giving them the freedom to use their favorite tools. Content teams use Strapi to autonomously manage all types of content and distribute it from one CMS to any channel be it websites, mobile apps, or connected devices. Learn more about Strapi

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  • Multi-Channel Marketing
  • Access Controls/Permissions
  • API
  • Content Publishing Options
Contentful, the leading composable content platform for digital-first business.
The Contentful® Composable Content Platform brings the building blocks of content together to create once and reuse for any digital experience. The API-first platform integrates easily with data sources and new functionality as digital experiences and technology evolve. With built-in orchestration, a robust app ecosystem, and app framework to easily extend the platform, Contentful frees teams across the business to work together to connect, create, and extend content more efficiently. Learn more about Contentful

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  • Multi-Channel Marketing
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  • API
  • Content Publishing Options
Open and extendable, Jahia provides a data-driven content platform to grow your digital business through engaging customer experiences.
Jahia is the only true Digital Experience Platform (DXP) available on the market. Jahia is an award-winning open source headless CMS solution for companies looking to build, manage, and publish engaging content. Jahia’s content management platform grows as you do, reaching global customers across any number of digital channels to bring amazing experiences no matter where they are. Learn more about Jahia

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  • Multi-Channel Marketing
  • Access Controls/Permissions
  • API
  • Content Publishing Options
Powerful content, customer engagement, and product discovery offerings to achieve true personalization and drive unparalleled growth.
Bloomreach is the world’s #1 Commerce Experience Cloud, empowering brands to deliver customer journeys so personalized, they feel like magic. Bloomreach Content, our headless CMS, allows you to manage your storefront and easily add products to any page with our powerful APIs and software solutions designed to help you capture more revenue. Learn more about Bloomreach

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  • Multi-Channel Marketing
  • Access Controls/Permissions
  • API
  • Content Publishing Options
Cloudinary is an API-based SaaS platform for handling all your image and video management needs.
Cloudinary is the market leader in image and video management for web and mobile applications. Used by more than 1 million developers worldwide, with over 7,500 paying customers, and over 50 billion media assets under management, Cloudinary provides a dynamic SaaS platform that supports the entire media pipeline from upload and storage all the way to providing extremely rich manipulation capabilities and optimized delivery across any device or channel. Learn more about Cloudinary

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  • Multi-Channel Marketing
  • Access Controls/Permissions
  • API
  • Content Publishing Options
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The time-saving content platform that gives performance-proving insights.
Turtl is a content platform that lets anyone easily create on-brand interactive content – not just designers. With our easy-to-use Creation Studio, you can design engaging, insight-serving online documents. From pre-made templates to flexible editing, Turtl is the pain-free way to create impactful content. Tired of trying (and failing) to justify content production costs to your CMO? Turtl’s got you covered. Unlike other content platforms, our Analytics dashboards and reports unearth granular reader data to steer your content strategy, guide sales conversations, and close more customers. It’s hard to argue with results like those. Learn more about Turtl

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  • Multi-Channel Marketing
  • Access Controls/Permissions
  • API
  • Content Publishing Options
dotCMS helps global enterprises who have sophisticated content and security requirements create, manage, and deliver content anywhere.
dotCMS is a content management system that helps global enterprises with sophisticated content requirements create, manage and deliver digital content anywhere. It's best suited for organizations across industries with large-scale content requirements involving multiple brands, applications, locations or languages. Our ideal customers require strong content modeling, flexible workflows, a robust API and plug-in architecture, & intuitive editing tools in a system that is highly secure & scalable. Learn more about dotCMS

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  • Multi-Channel Marketing
  • Access Controls/Permissions
  • API
  • Content Publishing Options
A fully Headless CMS offering low-code editor-friendly tools. A great editing experience and the scalable flexibility developers need.
Agility CMS is a leading Headless digital content platform to house and manage all your content. It provides a fast and flexible environment for developers and a powerful authoring tool for marketers. As an API-based, Headless CMS, Agility makes it easy to do multichannel publishing as well as integrate with your entire ecosystem. Agility is a secure and scalable cloud platform specifically built for the high demands of the enterprise. Learn more about Agility CMS

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  • Multi-Channel Marketing
  • Access Controls/Permissions
  • API
  • Content Publishing Options
Payload is an open-source, headless CMS and application framework built with TypeScript, Node.js, and React.
Payload is a CMS designed for developers from the ground up to deliver them what they need to build great digital products. If you know JavaScript, you know Payload. It's a code-first CMS, which allows you to build whatever you want in JavaScript or TypeScript - reducing unnecessary complexity brought by GUIs. You can bring your own Express server and do whatever you need on top of Payload. You're in complete control of the Admin panel since you can use your own React components as needed. Learn more about Payload

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  • Multi-Channel Marketing
  • Access Controls/Permissions
  • API
  • Content Publishing Options
With Shogun, you can create stunning, fast-loading custom storefronts that drive more conversions & revenue. Try Shogun for free.
Shogun offers a comprehensive suite of optimization, personalization, and visual merchandising tools built for ecommerce. 35,000+ brands across the world trust Shogun with their ecommerce storefront. Try Shogun for free. Learn more about Shogun

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  • Multi-Channel Marketing
  • Access Controls/Permissions
  • API
  • Content Publishing Options
With Progress Sitefinity, businesses can seamlessly extend their reach across multiple channels to engage customers on their own terms.
More than 2,000 companies and their clients rely on Progress Sitefinity to engage, convert and retain customers across the entire customer lifecycle. Companies large and small look to Sitefinity to engage audiences with thoughtful, relevant content; personalized experiences that increase conversions; a consistent, responsive experience across all channels, including mobile; ready integration with backend systems; digital commerce; and Sitefinity Insight. Learn more about Sitefinity

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  • Multi-Channel Marketing
  • Access Controls/Permissions
  • API
  • Content Publishing Options
Zesty.io is a future-proof SaaS Digital Experience Manager (DXP) with a hybrid headless content management system (CMS) at its core.
Zesty.io is a robust, user-friendly SaaS hybrid & headless content management system (CMS) that enables marketers and content creators to effortlessly create, preview, and instantaneously publish using visual drag-and-drop tools, negating the need for extensive development. Developers can work independently alongside Marketing with their framework choice. Managers get to market 4x faster, optimize marketing efficiency, capture valuable user behavior data, and improve content production. Learn more about Zesty.io

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  • Multi-Channel Marketing
  • Access Controls/Permissions
  • API
  • Content Publishing Options
Magnolia is the world’s leading headless, composable DXP. Helping customers manage capabilities in content management, personalisation, search, campaign management, and much more.
Magnolia is the top-rated, headless digital experience platform for creating truly differentiated customer experiences fast by seamlessly leveraging your content, data, and processes across all your systems. Our open APIs, pre-built connectors, and headless architecture enable developers and marketers alike, making Magnolia the DXP of choice for 500+ mid-size to large enterprise businesses, ranging from eCommerce to the Financial Services and everything in between. We've been pioneering composable DXP solutions for over a decade, and with a 100% project success, our customers know they can trust us to help them stay ahead of the pack. Learn more about Magnolia

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  • Multi-Channel Marketing
  • Access Controls/Permissions
  • API
  • Content Publishing Options
Headless CMS doesn't have to be complicated. With Umbraco Heartcore you get a flexible and scalable solution without all the hassle.
Umbraco Heartcore is a headless CMS that's friendly for editors, and flexible for developers. It's built on top of an open source CMS that powers over 500,000 websites all over the world. It comes with managed REST APIs and GraphQL for querying content, as well as a fully serviced backoffice that is always kept up-to-date for you. Allow your developers to work with their preferred tech stack without compromising on the editor experience for your content editors and marketers. Learn more about Umbraco CMS

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  • Multi-Channel Marketing
  • Access Controls/Permissions
  • API
  • Content Publishing Options
The unified Cloud-based Digital Transformation Platform to build & scale any business from Startup to Enterprise. Why settle for a CMS?
Expresia is a cutting-edge SaaS Digital Experience Platform that packages managed cloud, scalable headless architecture, and a powerful and extensible 360º API with Content Management, eCommerce, Dynamic Data Models, and a fully Integrated Development Environment. Expresia de-risks digital transformation by empowering everyone from organizations to digital agencies and service providers to create powerful, future-proof digital experiences and products with unlimited scale. Learn more about Expresia

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  • Multi-Channel Marketing
  • Access Controls/Permissions
  • API
  • Content Publishing Options
Ingeniux Headless is the CMS API for content-driven sites and apps that doesn't sacrifice an ounce of web experience capability.
Ingeniux is the leading provider of agile, .NET content management and digital experience software. The Ingeniux Headless Content Management empowers users with an API for content-driven sites and apps that doesn't sacrifice an ounce of web experience capability. Available as a hosted service (SaaS) or an on-premise application. Learn more about Ingeniux CMS

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  • Multi-Channel Marketing
  • Access Controls/Permissions
  • API
  • Content Publishing Options
A One-Stop solution to manage your Digital Presence using structured processes and automation with contributors - editorial / UGC.
Hocalwire , is a simplified Newsroom CMS platform focused on Digital Media Publishers. We have taken a holistic view of the needs of a media house and enable ways in which your content can get maximum exposure which translates into more reach and revenue. The predominant focus of Hocalwire, is to bring structure and transparency in the way content is created, distributed and monetized. With loads of integrations and automation, managing your digital content just got easier . Learn more about Hocalwire

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  • Multi-Channel Marketing
  • Access Controls/Permissions
  • API
  • Content Publishing Options
Flotiq: Bridging developers and content managers seamlessly. An API-first CMS for efficient collaboration and streamlined content work
Flotiq is an API-first content management platform that works with any technology, framework, and language. We decided to solve common content workflow problems by creating a tool that makes collaboration easier. Bridging the worlds of developers and content managers together, we help them work more efficiently and reach that common flow which just gets things done. Learn more about Flotiq

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  • Multi-Channel Marketing
  • Access Controls/Permissions
  • API
  • Content Publishing Options
Overcome the chaos of digital content growth with the #1 digital asset management platform for major corporations.
Yapoli DAM is a global platform created in Brazil in 2018 for digital file management (Digital Asset Management) SaaS with artificial intelligence designed and created to automate and optimize Product Go To Market processes and scale content and information from digital materials in the industry and large corporations in a centralized, secure, practical, fast, intelligent and measurable way. Learn more about Yapoli DAM

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  • Multi-Channel Marketing
  • Access Controls/Permissions
  • API
  • Content Publishing Options
Storyblok CMS helps your business engage modern audiences more efficiently and effectively.
Storyblok is a content management system (CMS) that helps businesses engage modern audiences more efficiently and effectively by unleashing their content operations at every stage of the content lifecycle. Companies across industries use Storyblok CMS to simplify personalization, supercharge performance, and unlock revenue opportunities across their content operations. Create Content: Create content your way. Speed up workflows and go to market faster with simple, intuitive visual interfaces. Manage Content: Scale content operations with a central content hub, asset manager, and custom user roles and permissions. Enhance Content: Simplify personalization, and boost performance with the CMS that's designed to work with your preferred tech stack. Deliver Content: Deliver content everywhere and future-proof your techstack. Storyblok/s cloud-native headless architecture ensures you'll never need another CMS. Learn more about Storyblok

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  • Multi-Channel Marketing
  • Access Controls/Permissions
  • API
  • Content Publishing Options
CoreMedia is an agile Digital Experience Platform that helps global B2B and B2C companies create personalized experiences at scale.
CoreMedia is at the forefront with its Headless Content Management System, a component of its state-of-the-art digital experience platform (DXP) trusted by top global brands. CoreMedia's intuitive, flexible system brings ideas to life in a heartbeat, enabling leaders across all industries to quickly and seamlessly orchestrate personalized experiences, delivered at enterprise scale. CoreMedia's customizable integrations elevate the potential of content and drive customer experience with impact. Learn more about CoreMedia Experience Platform

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  • Multi-Channel Marketing
  • Access Controls/Permissions
  • API
  • Content Publishing Options