After 5 years and $3M, here's everything we've learned from building Ghost


Last week marked the fifth anniversary since the Ghost Kickstarter campaign which started it all.

This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at



Hey everyone! As of last week, Ghost is now 5 years old :slight_smile: I wanted to share a bit of an update on how far we’ve come and everything we’ve learned along the way. Hope you enjoy!


Good article. Ghost is a really interesting kind of project.


Cheers Juan! Let me know if anyone has questions, too


Great write-up! It’s always interesting to hear how things are going behind the scenes.

What is the general breakdown between corporate vs individual blogging? You can answer in whatever metric you think is most relevant.

Do the large corporate blogs typically opt for Ghost(Pro), or provide their own in-house hosting?


I really like Ghost and the direction you’re going with it. Just wanted to say thank you for this great product!!


Thank you for building Ghost and also working hard to make this a great community.