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Static Site CMS with GUI to build a safe, fast and SEO-friendly website.

Publii is a powerful blogging app perfect for anyone looking to create a privacy-focused website. Whether you're a beginner or a developer, it has all the tools you need to get started.

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Win 64-bit (7, 8, 10) | macOS 10.10+ | Linux 64-bit

What's new? Publii Static HTML CMS for Windows and Mac

A powerful free blogging tool to share your content

Publii is a static site generator that makes it easy to create a personal blog, portfolio, or corporate website. With instant site switching and no databases or other credentials to remember, Publii is the perfect platform for anyone who wants a hassle-free way to build and manage an online presence.

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Get a safer website than other CMSs

Websites created with Publii are ultra-fast and near-impenetrable to hackers; the app works locally you don't have to worry about security updates or manage databases.

Designed for speed

Publii is designed for speed; you can craft a stylish modern site that will run faster than greased lightning even on mobile thanks to Google AMP technology.

Work from anywhere, with everyone

It's a desktop app, so you can manage your websites anywhere. Share your site via Dropbox or other cloud-storage and let multiple users update your content.

Your SEO is in good hands

SEO may be a complex business, but Publii has a ton of understandable, flexible options to help make the best of your search engine rankings.

Static CMS for everyone

The goal of Publii is simplicity; no matter your skill level you'll find an intuitive user interface that, unlike static HTML generators, is easy-to-use.

Migrating from WordPress? No problem!

Publii has a built-in WP Importer to easily transfer your blog posts, pages and categories over in just a few minutes.

Three post editors for an intuitive writing experience

Whatever you're writing, our app is equipped to make the process smooth and comfortable. Take full control of your page with the Block editor, get technical with Markdown, or stick with the familiar, dependable WYSIWYG editor; the choice is yours.

Publii three post editors

One-Click Synchronization

With support for modern hosting options like GitHub Pages, GitLab or Netlify, Publii will make keeping your site updated easy. Just enter your details once, and sync your changes at the click of a button.

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* Automatically generated AMP version of all pages

Search engines will love your website

There's not much point in writing a bunch of posts if no-one gets to see them; Publii is packed with advanced SEO options to help you climb search engine rankings and get noticed.

  • Structured Data Markup

    Publii provides a ton of useful data for search engines (in JSON-LD format), so that your site's search results will be informative and clear.

  • Metatags

    Add meta content to all your pages, from posts to author bios, so search engines know what your content's about.

  • Open Graph Support

    Fine-tune your articles' social media presence to maximize your shares.

  • Accelerated Mobile Pages (AMP)

    Generate ultra-fast, mobile-friendly pages for faster browsing on the go.

  • File Compression

    Make your HTML and CSS files as small as possible for even faster page load speed.

  • Sitemap

    Publii auto-generates a sitemap for peak search engine efficiency.

Option-packed themes let you add your personal touch to your website

Manage your page look and feel with extensive coloring, menu, social media sharing and layout options, or switch it up completely with one of our many upcoming unique themes.

Publii Theme Options
Font size
Google Search
Share buttons
Disqus comments
GDPR cookies
Lazy load
Post options

Modern, one-of-a-kind website creation tool

Publii themes utilize the latest web technologies like a native lazy loading or responsive images to make it even faster and more flexible than its alternatives.

  • Handlebars

    Streamline your development workflow and build semantic templates with Handlebars support.

  • Semantic HTML5

    Publii uses semantic HTML5 for its themes so you can get to grips with its core features faster.

  • CSS3 + Minimal JS

    Take advantage of the advanced styling available through CSS3, and Publii avoids unnecessary javascript for faster, cleaner theme code.

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What are people saying...

Fast and intuitive, Publii gets people talking. Let our users tell you why our app's worth downloading.

Open-Source Community

Publii may be powerful, but it's also open-source and in constant development. Come hang out with us on GitHub and report bugs, request features, or even submit your own code improvements. Our app is built for and by its users, so no matter your experience level, we want to hear from you!

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Publii on Open Collective

Publii is part of the Open Collective; committed to being open-source and free to use. Become a backer or sponsor to help fund our app and community's growth.

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  • Publii is built with awesome Open-Source technology:

  • Electron
  • Vue