Allowing the blogger to customize better and make the publishing easier is one main goal of Ghost blogging platform. Many bloggers spend most of their time in customizing their blog and less time with writing. So to cut that waste of time, Ghost is to target easy to do customizing options and help you to spend more time with writing and publishing on your blog.
In this video, John O’Nolan the creator explains why he wanted to create another blogging platform and why it is going to be an open source blogging software and why he needs your support to take this all new blogging platform to next level.
Ghost Blogging Software
Ghost has a smart writing screen on left and a live preview on the right side to let you write and format the post on the fly. You dont have to pause and navigate to various control options, formatting and HTML codes to make the post look good once its published. You can see the live preview instantly on the same screen and that can make the publishing so easy and quick.
Ghost is a Node.js application powered by Express framework. It also has the back end SQLite that can run anywhere. This all new open source blogging platform will be available via NPMJS.org which means, it will be extremely simple and breeze to install on all major environments.
The famous Premium WordPress Themes provider Woothemes has partnered with Ghost in creating themes.
Ghost do support extra ordinary customization and extending your blog with additional functionality supporting plugins. To make this happen, Ghost will support full international translations from the word go using Node Polyglot.js.
Ghost blogging software looks very promising to bring a new revolution in the blogging arena. Impressive Dashboard, Analytics, Easy to edit and publish articles plus tons of other new announced features with Ghost v1.0 sounds interesting and i cant wait to try it out. Ghost will make online publishing better if it comes with wide platform support like Android, iOS, Windows Mobile and other mobile and tablet operating systems. The creator of Ghost also promises that Ghost will be legally registered as a not for profit organization to prove that it is made for Love and not for Money.
Check out official website of ghost at tryghost.org and explore the features that are announced so far. If you want to try it, then you may need to wait for some more days as the kickstarter campaign has ended. So the backers only have their hands on this software right now, and it will be soon available for developers world wide.
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