PHP Blog

Open-source PHP projects categorized as Blog

Top 23 PHP Blog Projects

  • typecho

    A PHP Blogging Platform. Simple and Powerful.

  • Canvas

    Publishing on your own terms (by austintoddj)

  • Onboard AI

    Learn any GitHub repo in 59 seconds. Onboard AI learns any GitHub repo in minutes and lets you chat with it to locate functionality, understand different parts, and generate new code. Use it for free at

  • blog

    :star2: PJ Blog is an open source blog built with Laravel and Vue.js. (by jcc)

  • Bludit

    Simple, Fast, Secure, Flat-File CMS

    Project mention: Bludit CMS v3.15.0 Released | | 2023-07-21
  • OSSN

    Open Source Social Network (OSSN) is a social networking software written in PHP. It allows you to make a social networking website and helps your members build social relationships, with people who share similar professional or personal interests. It is available in 17 international languages.

    Project mention: OSSN as an alternative? | /r/Wordpress | 2023-08-22
  • htmly

    Simple and fast databaseless PHP blogging platform, and Flat-File CMS

    Project mention: Simple WYSIWYG html editor? Open source or cheap. | /r/web_design | 2023-07-08
  • WonderCMS

    Fast and small flat file CMS (5 files). Built with PHP, JSON database.

  • SonarQube

    Static code analysis for 29 languages.. Your projects are multi-language. So is SonarQube analysis. Find Bugs, Vulnerabilities, Security Hotspots, and Code Smells so you can release quality code every time. Get started analyzing your projects today for free.

  • Laravel-From-Scratch-Blog-Project

    The completed blog demo project from Laravel 8 From Scratch. (by JeffreyWay)

  • Blog

    Lightweight self-hosted facebook-styled PHP blog. (by m1k1o)

    Project mention: Facebook looks to be imploding, and I’ve already been burned by MySpace dying and losing all my data - any self hosted options to store my memories & content? | /r/selfhosted | 2022-10-28

    The not-so-creatively-named blog takes its design cues from Facebook's wall UI

  • Chyrp Lite

    An ultra-lightweight blogging engine, written in PHP.

    Project mention: best way to selfhost a Blog? | /r/selfhosted | 2023-04-10

    Chyrp Lite

  • sheets

    Store & retrieve your static content in plain text files (by spatie)

    Project mention: ¿Cómo hacer un blog? | /r/laravel | 2022-10-14

    Since its heavily based on spatie/sheets, any use cases for that package would easily apply here.

  • PluXml

    PluXml, Moteur de Blog et CMS à l'XML sans base de données

  • Serendipity

    A PHP blog software

  • Blogotext

    A little more than a lightweight SQLite Blog-Engine.


    Read about upgrades, static analysis, GPT, Symfony and Laravel

    Project mention: Introducing Bladestan - PHPStan analysis of Blade templates | /r/PHP | 2023-03-24

    Here you go:

  • libarea

    A platform for collective blogs and social media platform, forum, question and answer service (Q&A). Catalog of sites (programs), site navigation and directories - facets. A community based on the PHP HLEB micro-framework.

  • nicholas

    ✨ Ultra-lightweight, no-fuss, flat-file & nearly-headless blogging system

  • symfony-blog

    Symfony blog example with Docker, Panther, Mercure

    Project mention: Creating an application in Yii3 - part 2 the concept of configuration. | /r/PHP | 2023-01-06

    What other framework you have in mind that tackles it differently? Here is a typical Symfony config folder, for example,

  • BoidCMS

    BoidCMS is a free and open-source flat file CMS for building simple websites and blogs in seconds, developed using PHP and uses JSON as a database.

  • Luminosity

    Luminosity – a modern style blogging platform (by cmd05)

  • codsletter

    Codsletter: turn your website into a periodical newsletter, all automatically!

  • read-time

    Get estimated read time of an article. Similar to's "x min read". Multilingual including right-to-left written languages. Supports JSON, Array and String output.

  • laravel-blogkit

    Kickstart the development of your Laravel Blog with this Starter Kit built Laravel 9, TailwindCSS, AlpineJS, and Livewire!

  • InfluxDB

    Collect and Analyze Billions of Data Points in Real Time. Manage all types of time series data in a single, purpose-built database. Run at any scale in any environment in the cloud, on-premises, or at the edge.

NOTE: The open source projects on this list are ordered by number of github stars. The number of mentions indicates repo mentiontions in the last 12 Months or since we started tracking (Dec 2020). The latest post mention was on 2023-08-22.

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What are some of the best open-source Blog projects in PHP? This list will help you:

Project Stars
1 typecho 10,411
2 Canvas 3,193
3 blog 2,863
4 Bludit 1,168
5 OSSN 980
6 htmly 941
7 WonderCMS 593
8 Laravel-From-Scratch-Blog-Project 489
9 Blog 280
10 Chyrp Lite 245
11 sheets 236
12 PluXml 201
13 Serendipity 190
14 Blogotext 137
15 85
16 libarea 77
17 nicholas 55
18 symfony-blog 54
19 BoidCMS 33
20 Luminosity 24
21 codsletter 11
22 read-time 9
23 laravel-blogkit 8
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