Frequently Asked Questions

So, what is Spinal again?

A minimal and beautiful git-based CMS that you connect to a GitHub repo to edit your static site’s content. It’s designed with content marketing teams in mind.

And what is Spinal not?

Spinal is not a headless-, api-driven or flatfile CMS that takes a lot of effort to set up.

Is there an annual plan?

Yes, with the annual plan you get two months for free.

What parts of my site can I edit with Spinal?

Spinal focusses on the marketing content of your site, like posts, documentation or maybe your changelog. Anything on your site that’s based on a markdown file can be created and edited with Spinal.

What is a content type?

With static site generators, different content like posts, documentation, etc. are usually stored in separate folders (eg. src/posts). This is called a content type in Spinal.

What is a team member?

A team member in Spinal is one person who writes, edits or does QA. When you upgrade, you can invite unlimited team members.

Do you offer discounts for nonprofits?

There’s something even better! If you are a nonprofit and eligible you can use Spinal for free! The only request? Add a link to Spinal prominently on your site. Get in touch for all requirements.

Will there a cyber monday deal?

Maybe? If there will be it won’t be a discount on the current plans though!

I have a question, before I get a paid subscription

Please send an email to support@spinalcms.com.