Alternative to Tina CMS

Spinal is an alternative to Tina CMS. Spinal focusses on small SaaS teams who truly want to push their content marketing efforts.

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Tina CMS is open-source, content management system for static sites.

It adds a visual editing experience to your existing website (with support for a few frameworks), making it easier for content creators to manage and update content.

Tina CMS is, just like Spinal, a Git-based CMS. This means that all changes to content are tracked and can be rolled back if necessary.

Spinal vs Tina CMS feature comparison

Spinal is Git-based CMS that is built for SaaS team that want to improve their content marketing efforts.

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Price $29/month Starts at $29
Set up Very easy Difficult
Collaborators 10 3
Kanban workflow
Fine-grained Access
Self Host
Built for SSG
Rich Text Editor
Calendar view
Outputs Markdown
Edit Lock
Comments & Notes
Image Support
Version History
Active Development
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  • The UI is so clean and intuitive. Pure bliss compared to other CMS' we've tried.
  1. Is Spinal Git-based?

    Yes! But unlike Tina CMS, setting up Spinal takes mere minutes. Creating new content and updating existing content together with your team is done in no time.

  2. How many collaborators can I have with Spinal?

    Team comes with 10! If you need more you can easily reach out to support.

  3. Can I update my content inline?

    No, not in the visual way Tina CMS offers. Spinal gives you a beautiful editor to focus on writing marketing content like your blog, documentation and knowledge base.

  4. Does Spinal have support for images?

    Certainly! You can just drag and drop your images right into the editor to upload it to your GitHub repo.

  5. Does Spinal supports my favourite static site generator?

    Proably! Spinal supports many more than Tina currently does. See them all.

We'll move you from Tina CMS to Spinal. For free!

While getting started with Spinal is as easy as connecting your GitHub repo, Spinal provides a concierge service to every new (trialing) customer. Maybe you want to go over some settings? Or get help inviting your team? All at no extra charge. Start your 5-day free trial and contact support for all the details.

How does Spinal compare to other alternatives?

Choose a CMS that takes minutes to set up. Built for SaaS companies.

Create, schedule and work together with your entire team on content for your static marketing site. Start your free trial today.

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