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Need a Wordpress Alternative?

ButterCMS is an API-based blog engine and CMS that integrates with Ruby and is a developer friendly alterntive to Wordpress. Butter lets you build blogs and CMS-powered Ruby websites without setting up and maintaining a separate WordPress instance. Query our Content API using our Ruby Library and forever say goodbye to hacking Wordpress PHP templates.

1. Butter is 10x faster to setup

If you develop in Ruby, chances are you're not in love with WordPress. Butter integrates into your existing codebase so you can build your blog on your own terms.

Just wanted to let you know that Butter is awesome. 5 minutes to set it up and write a sample blog post, that was it. No messing around with WP templates, PHP, etc.

Jeff Judge, Founder of Bright

2. Butter is easier to use

Butter provides a user-friendly interface that your marketing team will love. It comes out-of-the-box with the features you need so you don't have to mash together plugins to get the job done.

Simple, intuitive, and just works!

Spencer Toth, Marketing at DeadMansSnitch

3. Butter is blazing fast

Render your blog with your performant tech stack and our lightning fast API.

Our blog is loading just as fast or faster than it had been on a high-end managed wordpress provider. Couldn’t be happier.

Luke Brean, Founder at

4. ButterCMS comes with expert support

We handle questions and requests from your marketing team so that your developers don't have to.

In a world filled with automated systems replacing humans for "customer support", Butter is a breath of fresh air. I can always count on getting support in mere minutes if I have a question.

Johnnie Sanchez, Publicist at Adelyte

Try Butter. Your team will thank you.

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