Ghost is a modern publishing platform designed for independent publishers and membership businesses.

This is a demo site of a Members-enabled Ghost install to give you a general sense of what a new Ghost site looks like when set up for the first time, and how the Members features can be used to protect your content as members only or paid-members only.

If you'd like to set up a site like this for yourself, head over to and start a free 14 day trial to give Ghost a try!

If you're a developer: Ghost is a completely open source (MIT) Node.js application built on a JSON API with an Ember.js admin client. It works with MySQL and SQLite, and is publicly available on Github.

If you need help with using Ghost, you'll find a ton of useful articles in our FAQs, as well as extensive developer documentation.