WordPress is a CMS that some people can find difficult to use. With its steep learning curve and confusing UI, one might wonder if there are better options that can provide the same level of features as WordPress. Ghost is a simple-to-use CMS with a user-friendly UI and many features. Once purchased you have full access, Ghost allows free access to their source code so that you can use the software however you like.
Ghost has many wonderful themes to choose from that are pre-made and available for all purposes free or commercial. Ghost has claims to have superior performance compared to WordPress, with their independent tests showing speeds up to 20x faster. There is a discussion forum for support if a user were to have any questions.