Alternative to Contentful
Spinal is a alternative to Contentful. Which is focus on content marketing site, it's way simpler to get started and to use. Focussed on SaaS SMB.
Contentful is an API-first content platform founded in 2013. It’s a powerful tool to craft content not just for marketing sites, but for any kind of app or environment that needs content. It’s can be extended with one of the many apps built on their platform.
They have a clear focus on enterprise customers, and are simply out of reach for most SaaS SMBs.
Spinal vs Contentful feature comparison
Spinal is built for small SaaS teams. Not for huge enterprise customers. SaaS companies around the world use Spinal to easily update their static marketing together with their team.
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Used to struggle to keep our website up to date, but Spinal made it really easy to manage.
Does Spinal support markdown?
Yes! As Spinal is built for static site generators, markdown is supported. No extra work needed from you. The wysiwyg editor from Spinal is known by writers, but will transform to markdown behind the scenes for you.
Can I invite my entire team?
Yes! With Spinal’s flat pricing invite your content writers, your developers and your designers. Every one on your team can collaborate in Spinal.
Does Spinal have an API?
No. As Spinal is a Git-based CMS, it’s way simpler to set up. No developer time needed. Just connect your GitHub repo, invite your team and you are ready to craft the best content for your marketing site.
Can I self-host Spinal?
No. Spinal is a web-based SaaS and not open-source.
We'll help you move away from Contentful to Spinal. For free!
Getting started with Spinal is really straightforward if you use a git-based alternative, but that's not the case for Contentful. That's why every Spinal customer, gets free concierge service to import all your existing content into Spinal (and as a result into Git). Without any extra charge. Start your 7-day free trial and contact support for all the details.
How does Spinal compare to other alternatives?
Switch to a CMS with a focus on SaaS teams, and not on “just a number” enterprise customers
Create, improve and work together with your entire team on content for your static marketing site. Start your free trial today.