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Crafter CMS Alternatives

How do Crafter CMS alternatives compare?

dotCMS and Magnolia stand out as its top competitors based on similarity, popularity and user reviews. When comparing Crafter CMS to its top 32 alternatives, Strapi has the highest rating, with Directus as the runner-up, and Crafter CMS ranking 22nd place. Directus has the most reviews with a total of 56, while Crafter CMS has 1. Users say Directus tops the list for value for money followed by Strapi, while Crafter CMS comes in 23rd. Users also say Directus and Strapi are the easiest to use, while Crafter CMS takes 23rd place.

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Top 32 Alternatives & Competitors to Crafter CMS

dotCMS logo

dotCMS

4.3
(32)

Java Content Management System

Features

Total

dotCMS logo
Crafter CMS logo

24

57

29

features in common

24

features in common

dotCMS logo

dotCMS's unique features

  • Customizable Forms

  • Collaboration Tools

  • Alerts/Notifications

  • Filtering

Crafter CMS logo

Crafter CMS's unique features

  • For Developers

  • Configuration Management

  • Customer Segmentation

  • De-Coupled Front & Back Ends

Starting from

$1,400/month

Value for money

dotCMS logo
4.2

0.2

Crafter CMS logo
4.0

What users say about dotCMS's value for money

We needed a system that was fully responsive and this was an excellent presentation for our needs.

RS

Ravi S.

As a result, we missed years of updates and then had a very painful period where everything seemed to break while, version by version, we got our system up to date.

BD

Bill D.

Magnolia logo

Magnolia

4.7
(22)

The fastest way to create world-class digital experiences.

Features

Total

Magnolia logo
Crafter CMS logo

26

75

29

features in common

26

features in common

Magnolia logo

Magnolia's unique features

  • Information Governance

  • Interactive Content

  • Electronic Forms

  • Digital Asset Management

Crafter CMS logo

Crafter CMS's unique features

  • Activity Dashboard

  • User Management

  • Historical Reporting

Value for money

Magnolia logo
4.7

0.7

Crafter CMS logo
4.0

What users say about Magnolia's value for money

Built in workflows are very impressive. Perfect enterprise DXP that both marketing and IT will love to use.

TD

Tom D.

Enterprise integration capabilities are also superb with available pre-built integration modules to popular applications like Salesforce and Google Analytics as well as Ecommerce.

SN

Sebastian N.

Jahia logo

Jahia

4.3
(4)

Digital experience and content management platform

Features

Total

Jahia logo
Crafter CMS logo

21

73

29

features in common

21

features in common

Jahia logo

Jahia's unique features

  • Projections

  • Asset Sharing

  • CMS Integration

  • AB Testing

Crafter CMS logo

Crafter CMS's unique features

  • Configuration Management

  • Password Management

  • For Developers

  • Drag & Drop

Contentstack logo

Contentstack

5.0
(1)

Cloud-based headless CMS software with CDN-enabled APIs

Features

Total

Contentstack logo
Crafter CMS logo

16

40

29

features in common

16

features in common

Contentstack logo

Contentstack's unique features

  • Two-Factor Authentication

  • Reporting/Analytics

  • Full Text Search

  • Website Management

Crafter CMS logo

Crafter CMS's unique features

  • Customer Segmentation

  • Tagging

  • Template Management

  • Content Library

Enonic XP logo

Enonic XP

5.0
(1)

Open source headless CMS platform built in Java

Features

Total

Enonic XP logo
Crafter CMS logo

25

59

29

features in common

25

features in common

Enonic XP logo

Enonic XP's unique features

  • Filtering

  • Multi-Language

  • Image Editing

  • Two-Factor Authentication

Crafter CMS logo

Crafter CMS's unique features

  • Password Management

  • Activity Dashboard

  • Customer Segmentation

  • Historical Reporting

Bloomreach logo

Bloomreach

4.6
(29)

The World’s #1 Commerce Experience Cloud

Features

Total

Bloomreach logo
Crafter CMS logo

17

73

29

features in common

17

features in common

Bloomreach logo

Bloomreach's unique features

  • Dashboard Creation

  • Multi-Channel Marketing

  • GDPR Compliance

  • Multivariate Testing

Crafter CMS logo

Crafter CMS's unique features

  • Role-Based Permissions

  • De-Coupled Front & Back Ends

  • Configuration Management

  • For Developers

Value for money

Bloomreach logo
4.4

0.4

Crafter CMS logo
4.0

What users say about Bloomreach's value for money

Their support team and account managers who we worked with were all fabulous, responsive, and knowledgable.

AR

Anonymous Reviewer

I have been using HIPPO for close to 5 years now and am very pleased with the product. The use and versatility of the software is amazing.

ER

Ernie R.

Evoq Content logo

Evoq Content

4.4
(5)

Content management solution for small to large enterprises

Features

Total

Evoq Content logo
Crafter CMS logo

13

20

29

features in common

13

features in common

Evoq Content logo

Evoq Content's unique features

  • Collaboration Tools

  • Customizable Forms

  • Website Analytics

  • Data Security

Crafter CMS logo

Crafter CMS's unique features

  • Password Management

  • Text Editing

  • For Developers

  • Rule Based Publishing

Ametys logo

Ametys

5.0
(1)

Java CMS for creating and managing websites

Features

Total

Ametys logo
Crafter CMS logo

10

10

29

features in common

10

features in common

Ametys logo

Ametys' unique features

  • No unique features

Crafter CMS logo

Crafter CMS's unique features

  • Activity Dashboard

  • Customer Segmentation

  • API

  • Role-Based Permissions

Agility CMS logo

Agility CMS

4.3
(38)

Get Your Content Under Control with the Fastest Headless CMS

Features

Total

Agility CMS logo
Crafter CMS logo

26

67

29

features in common

26

features in common

Agility CMS logo

Agility CMS's unique features

  • Data Capture and Transfer

  • Customizable Fields

  • Task Management

  • Website Analytics

Crafter CMS logo

Crafter CMS's unique features

  • Customer Segmentation

  • Password Management

  • Indexing

Starting from

$900/month

Value for money

Agility CMS logo
4.3

0.3

Crafter CMS logo
4.0

What users say about Agility CMS's value for money

The ease of using the platform, the integration abilities with third-party tools - super developer friendly.

DC

Deep C.

Some files should be restricted to upload if they are too large (or a warning should appear).

GG

Genevieve G.

Contentful logo

Contentful

4.4
(43)

API-first Content Management System

Features

Total

Contentful logo
Crafter CMS logo

11

26

29

features in common

11

features in common

Contentful logo

Contentful's unique features

  • Document Classification

  • Offline Access

  • Collaboration Tools

  • Multi-Channel Marketing

Crafter CMS logo

Crafter CMS's unique features

  • Tagging

  • Template Management

  • Rich Text Editor

  • Configuration Management

Starting from

$489/month

Value for money

Contentful logo
4.2

0.2

Crafter CMS logo
4.0

What users say about Contentful's value for money

There are aspects that are difficult, and sometimes hard to keep tabs on what is active and hard to back track if something does go wrong.

AR

Anonymous Reviewer

Once I integrated contentful in my project, it was really easy to use and I think it's very useful and powerful.

AN

Adrian N.

Zesty.io logo

Zesty.io

4.7
(23)

Your Content, Anywhere™

Features

Total

Zesty.io logo
Crafter CMS logo

26

68

29

features in common

26

features in common

Zesty.io logo

Zesty.io's unique features

  • Multi-Channel Management

  • Digital Asset Management

  • Single Sign On

  • For Marketers

Crafter CMS logo

Crafter CMS's unique features

  • Customer Segmentation

  • Password Management

  • Configuration Management

Starting from

$475/month

Value for money

Zesty.io logo
4.6

0.6

Crafter CMS logo
4.0

What users say about Zesty.io's value for money

I find it as enjoyable to use as a CMS can be. There was some learning curve but once comfortable with the environment it's a powerful and easy platform.

DS

Drew S.

But Zesty was committed to delivering what was promised, we overcame the challenges together, and developed a strong relationship in the process. Our team enjoyed using the platform.

WC

William C.

Crownpeak Digital Experience Platform logo

Crownpeak Digital Experience Platform

4.7
(3)

SaaS-based digital experience platform

Features

Total

Crownpeak Digital Experience Platform logo
Crafter CMS logo

26

108

29

features in common

26

features in common

Crownpeak Digital Experience Platform logo

Crownpeak Digital Experience Platform's unique features

  • Data Visualization

  • Customer Activity Tracking

  • Preview Functionality

  • Website Accessibility Audits

Crafter CMS logo

Crafter CMS's unique features

  • Password Management

  • Indexing

  • Configuration Management

Storyblok logo

Storyblok

4.3
(3)

Headless CMS for Developers & Marketers

Features

Total

Storyblok logo
Crafter CMS logo

21

42

29

features in common

21

features in common

Storyblok logo

Storyblok's unique features

  • Categorization/Grouping

  • Collaboration Tools

  • SDKs

  • Preview Functionality

Crafter CMS logo

Crafter CMS's unique features

  • Search/Filter

  • Customer Segmentation

  • Indexing

  • Template Management

WordPress VIP logo

WordPress VIP

(0)

Content management platform built for agility.

Features

Total

WordPress VIP logo
Crafter CMS logo

18

52

29

features in common

18

features in common

WordPress VIP logo

WordPress VIP's unique features

  • Collaboration Tools

  • Audit Trail

  • Secure Data Storage

  • Publishing Options

Crafter CMS logo

Crafter CMS's unique features

  • Rich Text Editor

  • Rule Based Publishing

  • SEO Management

  • Password Management

Sanity logo

Sanity

5.0
(2)

A unified content platform for building digital experiences

Features

Total

Sanity logo
Crafter CMS logo

21

54

29

features in common

21

features in common

Sanity logo

Sanity's unique features

  • Interactive Content

  • Forms Management

  • Multi-Channel Management

  • Full Text Search

Crafter CMS logo

Crafter CMS's unique features

  • Configuration Management

  • Rule Based Publishing

  • Activity Dashboard

  • Customer Segmentation

Cloud CMS logo

Cloud CMS

(0)

Headless CMS with scheduled content publishing tool

Features

Total

Cloud CMS logo
Crafter CMS logo

16

40

29

features in common

16

features in common

Cloud CMS logo

Cloud CMS's unique features

  • File Transfer

  • Secure Login

  • Application Management

  • Website Management

Crafter CMS logo

Crafter CMS's unique features

  • Drag & Drop

  • Approval Process Control

  • Rich Text Editor

  • Configuration Management

Ingeniux CMS logo

Ingeniux CMS

4.1
(15)

Headless CMS for managing and publishing digital content

Features

Total

Ingeniux CMS logo
Crafter CMS logo

14

38

29

features in common

14

features in common

Ingeniux CMS logo

Ingeniux CMS's unique features

  • Collaboration Tools

  • Categorization/Grouping

  • Filtering

  • Multi-Channel Distribution

Crafter CMS logo

Crafter CMS's unique features

  • Role-Based Permissions

  • Rich Text Editor

  • Approval Process Control

  • Customer Segmentation

Starting from

$25,000

Value for money

Ingeniux CMS logo
4.2

0.2

Crafter CMS logo
4.0

What users say about Ingeniux CMS's value for money

What I appreciate most about using the Ingeniux CMS is the great support we receive from the Ingeniux Support team.

CC

Clare C.

The inclusion of the asset management system within the database is a huge improvement.

JR

John R.

Bold logo

Bold

4.0
(6)

Data-driven publishing platform for digital publishers

Features

Total

Bold logo
Crafter CMS logo

18

59

29

features in common

18

features in common

Bold logo

Bold's unique features

  • For Marketers

  • Configurable Workflow

  • Interactive Content

  • Subscription Management

Crafter CMS logo

Crafter CMS's unique features

  • Template Management

  • Document Management

  • Activity Dashboard

  • Rule Based Publishing

GraphCMS logo

GraphCMS

4.9
(9)

Enterprise headless content management with GraphQL

Features

Total

GraphCMS logo
Crafter CMS logo

16

30

29

features in common

16

features in common

GraphCMS logo

GraphCMS's unique features

  • Digital Asset Management

  • Archiving & Retention

  • Collaboration Tools

  • Video Support

Crafter CMS logo

Crafter CMS's unique features

  • Drag & Drop

  • Password Management

  • Rich Text Editor

  • Indexing

Kontent by Kentico logo

Kontent by Kentico

4.6
(11)

Cloud-based headless content management system (CMS)

Features

Total

Kontent by Kentico logo
Crafter CMS logo

14

31

29

features in common

14

features in common

Kontent by Kentico logo

Kontent by Kentico's unique features

  • Reporting/Analytics

  • Two-Factor Authentication

  • Mobile Access

  • Website Management

Crafter CMS logo

Crafter CMS's unique features

  • Rule Based Publishing

  • Rich Text Editor

  • Approval Process Control

  • Drag & Drop

Starting from

$1,249/month

Value for money

Kontent by Kentico logo
4.5

0.5

Crafter CMS logo
4.0

What users say about Kontent by Kentico's value for money

Experience has been great. Technical documentation is good, and the example projects in various languages has been helpful.

Chris M.

Best support I have ever had, super competitive team, instant replies. Feedback is very welcomed.

Michał K.

Strapi logo

Strapi

4.7
(43)

A leading open-source Javascript-based headless CMS

Features

Total

Strapi logo
Crafter CMS logo

17

36

29

features in common

17

features in common

Strapi logo

Strapi's unique features

  • Customizable Forms

  • Multi-Language

  • Configurable Workflow

  • Audio File Management

Crafter CMS logo

Crafter CMS's unique features

  • Drag & Drop

  • Password Management

  • Activity Dashboard

  • Tagging

Starting from

$9/month

Value for money

Strapi logo
4.7

0.7

Crafter CMS logo
4.0

What users say about Strapi's value for money

Strapi is an amazing product, and I can see it being heavily adopted by Node developers in the future. The fact that it is open-source makes it even better.

BA

Bruno A.

I'm very impressed overall with the simplicity and lack of fluff, bloat features. The ui is clean intuitive and doesn't require extensive understanding of the guys to get going super quickly.

AC

Arik C.

Shogun logo

Shogun

(0)

Cloud-based headless eCommerce management software

Features

Total

Shogun logo
Crafter CMS logo

11

26

29

features in common

11

features in common

Shogun logo

Shogun's unique features

  • eCommerce Management

  • Forms Management

  • Reporting/Analytics

  • Customizable Templates

Crafter CMS logo

Crafter CMS's unique features

  • Approval Process Control

  • Customer Segmentation

  • Rich Text Editor

  • Configuration Management

Butter CMS logo

Butter CMS

4.5
(2)

CMS to create launch and manage websites, blogs & web pages

Features

Total

Butter CMS logo
Crafter CMS logo

18

35

29

features in common

18

features in common

Butter CMS logo

Butter CMS's unique features

  • Image Editing

  • Collaboration Tools

  • Full Text Search

  • Configurable Workflow

Crafter CMS logo

Crafter CMS's unique features

  • Rich Text Editor

  • Customer Segmentation

  • Approval Process Control

  • Rule Based Publishing

Directus logo

Directus

4.5
(56)

An Open Data Platform for managing headless content.

Features

Total

Directus logo
Crafter CMS logo

15

34

29

features in common

15

features in common

Directus logo

Directus' unique features

  • Customizable Forms

  • Image Editing

  • SDKs

  • Video Support

Crafter CMS logo

Crafter CMS's unique features

  • Rule Based Publishing

  • Approval Process Control

  • Template Management

  • Configuration Management

Starting from

$49/month

Value for money

Directus logo
4.9

0.9

Crafter CMS logo
4.0

What users say about Directus' value for money

The beautiful design, the excellent community support, ease of deployment. In short, what's not to like.

YM

Yannick M.

I love that it is open source and the new version 9 is rewritten in JavaScript instead of PHP, so it is super fast and has modern features, like a GraphQL API.

JG

Joseph G.

Acquia logo

Acquia

4.3
(6)

Headless content management system (CMS) platform

Features

Total

Acquia logo
Crafter CMS logo

14

21

29

features in common

14

features in common

Acquia logo

Acquia's unique features

  • Website Management

  • Reporting/Analytics

  • Customizable Templates

  • Compliance Management

Crafter CMS logo

Crafter CMS's unique features

  • Rule Based Publishing

  • Rich Text Editor

  • Approval Process Control

  • Customer Segmentation

Mura logo

Mura

5.0
(1)

Content management system and digital experience platform

Features

Total

Mura logo
Crafter CMS logo

19

35

29

features in common

19

features in common

Mura logo

Mura's unique features

  • For Marketers

  • Analytics

  • Customizable Forms

  • Multi-Channel Management

Crafter CMS logo

Crafter CMS's unique features

  • Password Management

  • Search/Filter

  • Tagging

  • Configuration Management

Umbraco CMS logo

Umbraco CMS

3.9
(14)

Content management system for marketers and businesses

Features

Total

Umbraco CMS logo
Crafter CMS logo

16

38

29

features in common

16

features in common

Umbraco CMS logo

Umbraco CMS's unique features

  • Information Governance

  • Archiving & Retention

  • Full Text Search

  • Multi-Channel Marketing

Crafter CMS logo

Crafter CMS's unique features

  • Drag & Drop

  • Password Management

  • Rich Text Editor

  • Indexing

Starting from

$39/month

Value for money

Umbraco CMS logo
4.1

0.1

Crafter CMS logo
4.0

What users say about Umbraco CMS's value for money

Sometimes experience errors and deployment failures when too many users are in at the same time. Syncing issues from prep to prod cause problems.

CB

Charlotte B.

The flexibility to create a range of different webpage layouts, without the need to do any coding is great, and the preview function is particularly useful.

LT

Laura T.

Payload CMS logo

Payload CMS

4.0
(1)

Self-hosted, JavaScript headless CMS & application framework

Features

Total

Payload CMS logo
Crafter CMS logo

10

14

29

features in common

10

features in common

Payload CMS logo

Payload CMS's unique features

  • Multi-Channel Distribution

  • Multi-Language

  • Preview Functionality

  • Filtering

Crafter CMS logo

Crafter CMS's unique features

  • Approval Process Control

  • Customer Segmentation

  • Document Management

  • Rule Based Publishing

jetveo logo

jetveo

(0)

Low-code development software

Features

Total

jetveo logo
Crafter CMS logo

10

43

29

features in common

10

features in common

jetveo logo

jetveo's unique features

  • Collaborative Development

  • Data Visualization

  • Iteration Management

  • Reporting & Statistics

Crafter CMS logo

Crafter CMS's unique features

  • For Developers

  • Customer Segmentation

  • Role-Based Permissions

  • Password Management

Canonic logo

Canonic

(0)

Low-code backend-as-a-service platform

Features

Total

Canonic logo
Crafter CMS logo

2

10

29

features in common

2

features in common

Canonic logo

Canonic's unique features

  • Web/Mobile App Development

  • Deployment Management

  • Templates

  • Collaborative Development

Crafter CMS logo

Crafter CMS's unique features

  • Version Control

  • Text Editing

  • Approval Process Control

  • API

Superdesk logo

Superdesk

5.0
(2)

Digital newsroom management system

Features

Total

Superdesk logo
Crafter CMS logo

12

22

29

features in common

12

features in common

Superdesk logo

Superdesk's unique features

  • Full Text Search

  • Collaboration Tools

  • Configurable Workflow

  • Customizable Templates

Crafter CMS logo

Crafter CMS's unique features

  • Tagging

  • Customer Segmentation

  • For Developers

  • Role-Based Permissions

Silverstripe CMS logo

Silverstripe CMS

4.5
(2)

Headless eCommerce and content management system

Features

Total

Silverstripe CMS logo
Crafter CMS logo

7

12

29

features in common

7

features in common

Silverstripe CMS logo

Silverstripe CMS's unique features

  • Filtering

  • For Marketers

  • Mobile Access

  • Customizable Templates

Crafter CMS logo

Crafter CMS's unique features

  • De-Coupled Front & Back Ends

  • Workflow Management

  • Template Management

  • Role-Based Permissions