Chisel is an API-first headless CMS running on Parse Server

A powerful free and open source content management solution

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Chisel

Chisel is an API-First CMS running on Parse Server

Bringing Parse Server to Content Management

Parse Server provides SDK’s for the most popular languages
which help take care of the heavy lifting so you can
crack on with building your application and using your content wherever you need it.

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Local Deployment

Want to develop and test your application locally?
No need to push to the cloud.
Save time. Save stress!

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Hosting Freedom

We don’t believe you should be restricted to a set number of hosts and neither does Parse Server.
Host it yourself, or check out our Forge service for easy setup and configuration ;-)

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Open Source

Open-Source means that Parse Server is constantly undergoing rapid development,
and there's an active community waiting to help you customise to your needs.

Parse Server Libraries

Parse Server provides SDK’s for the popular languageswhich help take care of the heavy lifting so you can crack on with building your application.

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xOS

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Android

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Arduino

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Cloud Code

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Embedded C

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Javascript

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.NET

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PHP

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Rest Api

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Unity

Usage

Chisel outputs your content in JSON making it easy to use in a multitude of applications and environments.

Input

{
    "total" : 1,
    "items" : [
        {
            "fields": {
                "posttitle" : "Example Post",
                "category" : "General",
                "postcontent" : "Parse Server is a new project, separate from the hosted Parse API service. Our intention is to provide and support the growth of an open-source API server, and allow new developers to benefit from the powerful Parse client SDKs.",
            }
        }
    ]
}

Output

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Example Post

Parse Server is a new project, separate from the hosted Parse API service. Our intention is to provideand support the growth of an open-source API server, and allow new developers to benefit from the powerfulParse client SDKs.

General
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General

Parse Server is a new project, separate from the hosted Parse API service. Our intention is to provideand support the growth of an open-source API server, and allow new developers to benefit from the powerfulParse client SDKs.

Posted In
General
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Example Post

Parse Server is a new project, separate from the hosted Parse API service. Our intention is to provideand support the growth of an open-source API server, and allow new developers to benefit from the powerfulParse client SDKs.

Posted In
General
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General

Example Post

Parse Server is a new project, separate from the hosted Parse API service. Our intention is to provideand support the growth of an open-source API server, and allow new developers to benefit from the powerfulParse client SDKs.

General

Usage

Complete Integration

Our products and services have been designed to tightly integrate with eachother and Chisel is no different.
From development using Hammer Integration, through to publication on our Forge platform, we give you a seamless and stable workflow from start to finish.

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Hammer
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Forge
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Chisel
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Hammer
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Forge
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Chisel

Hammer

As well as built-in support for Chisel, Hammer also supports SASS, CoffeeScript, Slim, HAML & Markdown.
Hammer is a beautiful, fast and native static site generator for macOS.

Create ● Develop ● Deploy

Forge

Host your Chisel application on the fastest CDN-based hosting platform around.
Forge makes it dead simple to deploy your websites and javascripts apps.

Create ● Develop ● Deploy

Chisel

Chisel is your API-first CMS that developers love to integrate with Hammer for static CMS sites.
Give your content editors the experience they deserve and build fast, reliable content-driven sites.

Create ● Develop ● Deploy

Chisel

Chisel is the ultimate API-first headless CMS to add your arsenal of web development workflow tools. It is the most flexible, adaptable, customisable solution available. Whether you want it to work straight out of the box, or want to get down and dirty with the inner workings of the Parse Server backend or customise the Chisel client application, the choice is yours. The possibilities are endless. All we know is, this is the only CMS you're ever going to need.