There are many options for a headless CMS and a lot of these options have a free tier. Manage your content in one system and consume it with the front-end framework of your choice.
Once your needs grow and you need more than a single user or data shaped in a particular way, these systems get expensive fast.
WordPress provides a flexible, powerful and open-source route to creating and maintaining your own headless CMS. It is often overlooked by "modern developers" but in this book we will explore it's potential.
We will build the features provided by the paid alternatives and see why so many media and entertainment companies are still looking to this old-timer to fulfill their content management needs.