Jekyll is a blog-aware, static site generator in Ruby. Commonly used in conjunction with GitHub Pages & Octopress.
Ghost is an open-source blogging platform that offers hosted and self-hosted solutions.
WordPress is a free and open source blogging tool and a content management system that offers a hosted and self-hosted solutions.
Tumblr is a hosted microblogging platform and social networking website. The service allows users to post multimedia and other content to a short-form blog.
Squarespace is a SaaS-based content management system composed of a website builder, blogging platform and hosting service.
Static Site and Blog Generator
Svbtle is designed to highlight the things that matter; it’s an extremely simple hosted platform for collecting and developing ideas, sharing them with the world, and reading the...
If you're looking for a place to share your knowledge or discuss specific topics you may find an audience on Quora, where it offers creating a hosted blog.
Blogger allows you to create a simple hosted blog using your Google account. No HTML knowledge is needed as Blogger gives you basic editing tools (you can still dip into the sou...
Writing your own solution
By using any popular programming language, you can easily write your own personal blog!
Publish a blog from plain text files of your Dropbox.