CMS Made Simple
CMS Made Simple is an easy-to-use content management system for simple, stable content sites. Read more hot
Drupal is a free and open-source platform and content management system written in PHP for building dynamic web sites offering a broad range of features and services including user administration, publishing workflow, discussion capabilities, news aggregation, metadata functionalities using controlled vocabularies and XML publishing for content sharing purposes. Read more hot
Joomla! is an award-winning Web-based content management system. It provides for split front end content access and backend administrator access. Group-based access control allows for different levels of system control for both the site and the administrator. The Joomla! framework allows for extension by installable components (applications), modules (template blocks), languages, templates, and mambots (plugins that enhance system functions). Read more hot
Plone is a ready-to-run content management system that is built on the powerful and free Zope application server. Plone is easy to set up, extremely flexible, and provides you with a system for managing web content that is ideal for project groups, communities, web sites, extranets and intranets. Read more hot
Pluck is a Content Management System (CMS) that aims to be as simple as possible. With Pluck, you can manage your own website easily, without the need to involve yourself with programming languages. Read more hot
230 CMS is a CMS for sites that are biased towards sharing information, primarily with text.
Absolut Engine is a news publishing system. It features 3 layer access (admin/chief/editor), article posting, editing and deleting. Absolut Engine includes a powerful image managing tool, file manager and related articles manager are also included. Rich text editing is provided via built-in WYSIWYG editor that produces XHTML 1.0 Strict compliant code.
AdaptCMS Lite is a CMS that is made to provide complete control of your Web site, ease of use, and easy adaptability to any type of Web site. It's made easy with advanced custom fields, a very simple but powerful template system, and much more.
Aegir CMS is an Open Source Content Management System (CMS) built on the reliable Midgard framework. Key features include an MS Word-compatible content editor, staging/live setup, multi-company hosting (ASP) support, and a flexible templating and layout system. Aegir CMS is derived from the Nadmin Studio M5 code base.
AldoContent is a lightweight CMS focused on usability and simplicity. It is designed for multilingual Web sites and can have sections with public and private content. It has file management, is extensible with plugins, and uses gettext for localization.
ALPHA CMS is an A.P.I - free, MVC based Content Management System.
AlphaLemon CMS has been designed to offer a Content Management System as easy and powerful as possible to manage a website. It is built on top of the Symfony2 framework.
Alto CMS is a flexible Web Content Management System with various community features and extensions plugins. It includes the obligatory admin panel, an content editor, blogs, multimedia attachments, an invite system, comments for tracking discussions, and a user mailbox system. It's also PHP based, can use Mysql/Mariadb or Postgres using PDO with bound parameters.
Ametys is an open source web content management system (WCMS) software which combines content richness with a user- friendly interface.
amun is a social content managment system based on the psx framework. It tries to combine social technologies to offer developers an easy to extend platform for developing social websites.
AntiCMS Content Management System
AntiCMS is a minimalist content management system for small and simple websites. The main purpose of this system is to separate content, structure and layout. Layout is defined using templates; content and structure is stored in XML files ? database is not required. System is written in Python and released under the GPL.
Article Manager PHP
Article Manager PHP is a simple content management PHP program to speed up your activity of adding news, articles or press releases into your site. A number of latest article summaries can be included in your main page or press release page with their links to whole article pages. Installation is very easy; upload the files and make article folder writable, and you are up and running in 5 minutes.
(commercial) ArticleLive is a news and article publishing system, designed with end user ease of use in mind. It features unlimited authors, categories, news, articles, blogs, and pages, as well as a powerful permissions system, search engine friendly URLs, WYSIWYG content creation, cross-browser compatibility, and a template-driven front and backend. You can easily add Google Adsense with a click of a button, receive articles from iSnare.com and Article Marketeer automatically. and use a wide range of professionally designed templates.
Asbru Web Content Management
(commercial) Asbru Web Content Management is a full-featured web solution enabling anybody to create and update the content of their Internet website as well as their Intranet and Extranet websites.
Asbru Website Manager
(commercial) The Asbru Website Manager is a ready-to-use cross-browser/cross-platform tool that enables non-technical users to edit, add, and delete HTML pages, images, and other files on their Web server through a Web browser.
AsciiDoc Website Builder
awb combines simple but powerful AsciiDoc markup with templates, blog and image gallery generation, and sitemap.xml generation to allow you to easily maintain and update a Web site.
At-Tension CMS is a content management system which features XHTML strict compliance, a WYSIWYG HTML editor, complete accessibility (WAI compliance), flexible user and rights management, in-place authoring/administration via a Web browser, comprehensive built-in access statistics, and human-readable URLs.
Scripts include the main site engine, a private journal engine, a blog-writing tool, a photo album, a simple color scheme selector, and a buggy public calendar.
Back-end is a PHP/MySQL Content Management System (CMS) for creating dynamic websites with user management, article posting, banner management, news posting, and link indexing.
BardCanvas is a Web Applications engine and Content Management system designed to give you the power and flexibility you need for your single or multi author blogs, forums or social networks.
Bitrix Site Manager
(commercial) Bitrix Site Manager is a content management suite for maintaining Web sites. It provides stable functionality and security, and promotes cost-effective growth of your Internet project. It also allows you to minimize expenses on site maintenance due to its user-friendly structure and content management features.
Bitweaver is a free and open source web application framework and content management system. Its speed and power are ideal for large-scale community websites and corporate applications, but it is simple enough for non-technical small site users to set up and administrate.
BlazeBlogger is a simple-to-use but capable CMS for the command line. It produces static content without the need of database servers or server side scripting. It is suitable for a wide variety of Web presentations, from a personal weblog to a project page or even a company presentation.
BLOG:CMS aims to be the most complete personal publishing platform with a focus on advanced bloggers. Bloggers with high-end needs.
Blox is a Web suite designed to allow webmasters to focus on developing content instead of the site.
BlueXML is a CMS, ready to use, based on the portal technology provided by Cocoon.
Bricolage is a full-featured, open-source content-management and publishing system. Features include intuitive and highly configurable administration, workflow, permissions, templating, server-neutral output, distribution, and document management.
Building Block is a content management software for Web sites. It is lightweight and has minimal hardware requirements. At the same time, it is powerful and delivers high performance. Its diversity allows you to create and manage professional Web projects directly in your browser.
Callisto CMS is an XML/XSL Web-based Content Management System built using Perl and AxKit. Designed for maintaining XSL-based websites.
Cerberus Content Management System
Cerberus Content Management System (C.C.M.S.) is a fully loaded CMS with 70 sub-programs. The GUI and sub-programs are fully customizable. It is simple for users and administrators to implement and add themes, sub-programs, background-programs, Web pages, documents, and files of any kind. Some of the sub-systems include administration, members, news publishing, article publishing, a shout-box, polls, an upload/file system, profile/file commenting, ranks, private messages, mass email to registered members, and personal Web space for members.
Chico Web Tool
Chico Web Tool is a simple web content management tool that doesn't need a database.
Chimera Web Portal System
Chimera Web Portal System is a content management system written in PHP and running on MySQL database. Chimera was written for small and medium websites.
Cicerone Corporate Information System
Cicerone Corporate Information System is a multi-platform, multi-server, multi-database, web-based corporate information system like no other. Completely web-driven and accessible through any 4.x web browser, Cicerone allows your company to create and maintain information on the fly.
Cimande is a Content Management Back-end Solution that is designed to optimize and increase speed of rapid deployment intranets and extranets system.
clansphere is an advanced Web CMS for clan and e-sport related pages. It features module management, template and language switching, and so on. It supports a wide range of PHP versions and database drivers.
Clansuite is an esports CMS. It is a content management system made especially for esports teams and clans. It is easy, comfortable, fast, and flexible.
CMlyst is a Content Management application built upon Cutelyst with support for Menus, Pages, Blogs and Feeds.
CMS - Bandits
CMS - Bandits is a set of PHP scripts which implements an online HTML editor, calendar, search engine, RSS reader, image gallery, comment system, webcrawler, and much more.
CMS Master is an easy-to-use and useful tool for web content management and site building.
CMScout is a CMS designed to enable Scout groups and Scouting related groups to easily create and maintain a Web site. CMScout gives the Web masters an easy-to-use interface to add and remove content and to format the site as they wish. CMScout includes advanced features such as forums, personal messenging, sub-sites, photo albums, articles, and much more.
CmsdAm is a simple and secure Content Management System Framework with a core API specially designed for people with some knowledge of PHP4 that want to create dynamic sites quickly.
CmsForNerd is a CMS for nerds. You need to know basic HTML, CSS, and PHP to maintain it. CmsForNerd is for small Web sites with static contents that don't need to be changed frequently. CmsForNerd does not use any database. It is simple, easy to backup, and easy to recover. It is also search engine friendly to Google and Yahoo.
CMSimple is a simple content management system for smart maintainance of small commercial or private sites. The complete content management system is less than 40 KB.
Cofax is a web-based text and multimedia publication system. It was designed to simplify the presentation of newspapers on the Web and to expedite real-time Web publication.
coisas is a headless CMS specifically designed to let you edit files hosted in a GitHub repository. It is similar to Netlify CMS and Prose. Unlike existing alternatives, coisas doesn't try to be a multipurpose CMS.
Community Content Management
Community Content Management is a light-weight portable Content Managment System, ideal for communities, parishes and local groups.
Concrete5 is a content management system (CMS) that can manage Web applications, Web sites, stores, and forums. It allows individuals involved with Web sites to easily manage their content and their site structure.
(commercial) ConPresso is a PHP/MySQL Content Management System which features easy installation and integration into existing Web sites, an integrated WYSIWYG editor with cut-and-paste support, article previewing before online publishing and more.
Contao Open Source CMS
Contao Open Source CMS is a powerful web content management system that specializes in accessibility (back end and front end) and uses XHTML and CSS to generate W3C/WAI compliant pages. Read more
Content management module for PHProjekt
Content management module for PHProjekt lets administrators manage content pages for PHProjekt. It uses a directory-based model and the PHProjekt database and routines. Features include file upload capabilities, a comment system, a search facility, and simple statistics generation.
Content Rotation and Management
Content Rotation and Management is a set of CGI scripts for rotating content. It supports multiple rotation schedules, including Fixed, Random, Weighted, and Round Robin.
Contentment Content Management System
Contentment is a content management system utilizing HTML::Mason. It's a simple and flexible content manager that utilizes both the file system and a database.
Contentteller is a content management system designed for sites of all sizes and types. It is powerful but simple to use, and search engine friendly out of the box. It has support for multiple Web sites, caching for high traffic Web sites, the ability to import and update everything from RSS feeds, POP3 email accounts, news servers, PAD, CompatDB XML files, a powerful template and style system, integration with 3rd party applications such as vBulletin, UBB.threads, phpBB 3.0, MyBB, SMF, and IP.Board 2.x. It is fully extensible with modules.
CORE CMS is a Polish Content Management System.
cpCommerce is an open-source e-commerce solution that is entirely template and module based. By template and module based I mean that you can literally edit only 5 files and change the entire layout of your site to where it no longer resembles cpCommerce's default layout.
Crawdad generates HTML from a DOM-like, in-memory tree. Python programs build trees by adding nodes that represent tagged elements. Crawdad can generate static HTML pages or dynamic HTML pages responding to CGI requests.
CRUIS Edit is a Web site editing system for small sites that is not intended to be a full featured content management system. It features easy switching to edit mode while visiting your own pages and makes URLs look like static pages, which enables easy mirroring. It allows plain HTML to be edited directly and supports pages made from several parts, which makes it possible to easily maintain several pages with the same layout without using frames.
Crystalpage is an enterprise-level CMS system, build with php and supported by MySQL database, capable of managing even the most sophisticated and complex sites.
CupCake CMS is a content management system built using CakePHP. Its purpose is to provide Web designers a simple and easy-to-deploy tool to manage content in small and medium-sized Web sites, all without programming a single line of code. Through its easy interface and WYSIWYG editor (FCKEditor), content can be created and updated by authorized users without the need of having to learn HTML.
CuteSITE CMS is a cutting-edge object oriented Web Content Management Framework (CMF). It features a strong through-the-web development model and serves the fastest template engine.
Cynus is aimed specifically at academic establishments of all types and sizes. It aids in the managing and updating of a school's webpage by using modules that enable users to do a wide variety of things to it. Easy to extend, any person who knows PHP can create their own module for Cynus, and even submit it to the Cynus team for inclusion in the official modules list.
daCode is a news engine written in PHP. It works under PHP 3 and 4, and uses a database to store informations.
The DBHcms is a small content management system for personal and small business Web sites. It is search engine optimized, and supports multiple languages simultaneously by allowing the search engine bot to index every single page in each language while avoiding content cloning. DBHcms is very flexible but also simple and easy to use thanks to an integrated WYSIWYG editor, multiple language support, and layout templates.
develia is a web publishing system, written in php; it produces XHTML 1.0 and CSS compliant code (as defined by W3C), and it doesn't make use of tables for pages layout; nevertheless, it is equipped with workarounds that allows a correct visualization of the pages even with internet explorer.
direx runs your own website directory with direx perl script.
DoCASU is a Rich Internet Application (RIA) for the Alfresco Enterprise Content Management platform. With DoCASU, Alfresco users have a simplified and easy to use solution solution to access, search, and manage documents. DoCASU is based on Alfresco Web Scripts and Ext JS, and showcases what can be done with state-of-the-art frontend components.
Docebo CMS is dedicated to teaching. It can work alone and can also work with the brother project docebo LMS (e-learning platform) . WCAG II is supported for accessibility. Pages can be organized in a multi-language tree and every page can be optimized for search engine optimization trough mod_rewrite.
Dolphin Smart Community Builder
Dolphin Smart Community Builder is a Web community script that allows you to build any kind of online community you want. It has a very large list of features.
DoStuff Code is a complete content management system for those wishing to have a robust portal on their homepage. It utilizes a PHP front end allowing users to submit news, download files, and participate in discussions and polls.
dotCMS is a CMS system that is built into a JSR-168-compatible portal. It offers customer management, user tracking, click path reporting, eMarketing list management, eNewsletter/email campaign managers, and event/facilities management. It is built on the Liferay Portal and additional portlets are included for installation. Read more
DoubleSpeak, formerly known as the Igloo Weblog, aims to be the easiest to use and most customizable CMS (content management system) on the Internet.
Drupowa is an application that allows you to easily restore Drupal installations from 'Snapshots', archived Drupal folders.
dynAdmin is an open-source web content management system licensed under the GPL. Features include: dynamic creating, editing and deleting of pages, sub-sites, templates and news articles, printable template system, a fully integrated search engine and fully integrated news and FAQ engine that can be separated into categories.
e107 is a full-featured Content Management System with a very stable and robust core. Read more
EditTag is a descendant of PointEdit. It is a script which facilitates website content management. EditTag allows users to edit pages using a web interface, but restricts editing to specific tagged areas of the document.
eforia web manager
eforia web manager is a website management system which features multi-language support, a module system for extensions, dynamic and static page generation, user/rights management, navigation generation, fulltext searching, and more.
(commercial) Ektron CMS300 is an XML content management solution, lets users author XML and HTML Web content. It strictly enforces content and page layout, delivers content to multiple devices, offers Active Directory and load balancing support, and shares XML content across B2B transactions.
Elefant is an MVC framework in PHP re-imagined, with a complete but refreshingly simple CMS included. Elefant is easy-to-use and straight-forward for users, designers, and developers.
A content management system capable of hosting many Web sites with a single installation. It features an easy to use interface, designer-friendly templates, and powerful features such as forms, surveys, a shopping cart, photo galleries, online donations, and more.
Elxis is a CMS that was initially based on Mambo. It natively supports UTF-8 encoding, creates multilingual Web sites, has a multilingual administration environment, performs automatic translations, supports multiple databases, and features access and user management. You can also change the look and feel of your Web site, based on the selected language. There is a mechanism that allows you to create subscriptional or multilevel content. Elxis can be extended by converting existing PHP applications or by briding with other Web sites or applications.
(commercial) eMediaAdmin allows easy and quick posting of stories, articles, images for your online magazine, newsletter, or newspaper.
Enano is a CMS that focuses on content. A static site created with Enano can be transformed to a wiki, a blog, and more with its extensible and modular architecture.
eNetwizard Matrix Server
eNetwizard Matrix Server is a solution to content management and Web application projects. It can manage the content of an infinite number of domains, with content ranging from simple Web pages to advanced applications and wizards across an unlimited number of Websites.
Enonic eXperience Platform
Enonic eXperience Platform, formerly known as "Enonic CMS", is an open source web content management system software, built on Java technology, developed by Enonic AS.
Envolution is a Content Management System which allows easy management and publication of information from a simple Web browser. Whilst Envolution is a fork of PostNuke, the entire core of the product is being replaced and improved, making it far more secure and stable, and able to work in high-volume environments with ease.
Esselbach Storyteller is written in the PHP scripting language and designed for high traffic websites. It supports up to 99 websites in the same database and is ready for the next MySQL generation with InnoDB tables.
ewok is a web content management system (CMS), written in Perl (Embperl), and released under the GNU GPL. It attempts to significantly lower the bar for content creation by non-technical users, while simultaneously offering web gurus the kind of extensibility and flexibility they need to create serious content.
Exponent is a website content management system (or CMS) that allows site owners to easily create and manage dynamic websites without necessarily directly coding web pages, or managing site navigation.
Exscribe is a set of php scripts used to run a web log or "blog". Currently it requires a web server with php and a postgresql database. Exscribe is different from other blog systems in that it has a very simple and powerful template system.
eZ publish is a toolkit for building dynamic internetsolutions. Internetpublishing, e-commerce, corporate portals (intra/extranets), corporate websites and portals are some of the areas where eZ publish provide a powerful platform. Read more
Like many Rails CMS engines, Fae delivers all the basics to get you up and running: authentication/authorization, a responsive UI, form helpers and workflows. But unlike other engines, Fae generates models, controllers, and views into your app that inherit from its core classes.
Falt4 is a business approved content management system (CMS). It is feature-rich and has a clean administration area. It has functions for the Internet professional, but is designed for everyone. CMS modules are available. Additional core features include workflow (with role-based permissions), a security subsystem, versioning, mod_rewrite, statistics, and more.
Fastcm is a simple Web Content Management system, allowing to share same contents through an entire site or several different sites.
FeinCMS is a Django-based CMS with a focus on extensibility and concise code.
Ferret CMS is a Content Management System based on Zope and oriented to a fast deployment of web sites. The main idea behind Ferret CMS is to be very easy to manage and to develop a site very quickly.
Fork CMS is dedicated to creating a user friendly environment to build, monitor, and update your website.
Frog CMS is an open source content management system. It was originally known as phpRadiant.
Frog CMS simplifies content management by offering an elegant user interface, flexible templating per page, simple user management and permissions, as well as the tools necessary for file management. Read more
FTB ConMan is a dynamic website CMS for those who believe in standards and usability. It uses Perl with a MySQL database. The system creates table-free CSS-based layouts following XHTML and CSS W3C standards.
GeniXCMS is a Free and Opensource Content Management System. It's built with PHP as the language and using MySQL as the database.
GetSimple is a free and open source XML based, standalone, fully independent and light Content Management System. GetSimple offers an extra simple way to manage a small-business website. Read more
GForge is a fork of the 2.61 SourceForge code, which was only available via anonymous CVS from VA.
Ghost is a publishing platform for professional bloggers.
Ginf is a Web-site creation software for the Linux platform, in the lines of Netscape Composer and Microsoft FrontPage.
Grav is a fast, simple, and flexible file-based Web-platform. There is zero installation required. Just extract the ZIP archive, and you are already up and running. Although Grav follows principals similar to other flat-file CMS platforms, it has a different design philosophy than most.
Harpia is a topic-centric content management system.
Hippo CMS makes content a business differentiator for enterprises by measuring which content matters to their audiences, and delivering optimal and personalized digital experiences based on this insight.
Hivurt is a content management system powered by a component architecture. It gives you the strength of Zope 3 in an easy to use environment. It allows you to easily switch between ZODB and PostgreSQL data storage and features search and indexes, an easy editor UI, front-end skins, and localization and internationalization. Existing data stored inside an RDBMS can easily be accessed as Zope objects.
Holometabolous is a content management, profiling, and application suite built on top of software from the Apache foundation, most especially Cocoon, with a database backend.
HTMLManager is a static content manager that enables you to build and mantain a complex site without PHP, mod_perl, mod_python, CGI, or any other type of server-side scripting. It also allows you to build your site on your own machine and then upload the generated files to your Web server.
ikaaro is a content management system written with the Python programming language and using the itools library. Its features include content and document mangement (metadata, indexing and searching), multilingual user interfaces and content, and high level modules (wiki, forum, tracker).
Infernal Icecube is a client-side blogging tool for Unix-like systems that requires no server-side scripting. It provides templates, RSS, versioning, your choice of text editor, and a human-friendly markup language. It is easy to use from scripts and has few external dependencies.
inicrond is a education-oriented content management system. It is writtent in php and support MySQL.
InvisCMS is a powerful platform for the creation of flexible, scalable, user-friendly Web projects. The system architecture is based on the XML format, and consists of two parts: the packages and modules. Packages are designed to implement program logic of the system, while modules are the functional units and implement some features, including user interface. All sensitive information is encrypted, and users are granted access to administrative features based on their security profile.
ion-cms is an open source content management system using J2EE and XML technologies. The ion project is an effort to provide a very simple but powerful content management system based on the most recents technologies. Ion is 100% compliant with J2EE standards, uses XML to define contents structures, XSL to provide rendered contents in many format (HTML, XML, PDF, TXT, ...), and JSP with JSTL as a template system.
iWare is a powerful and versatile web based content management system designed to make creating a professional web presence easy without the associated hassles of learning to program or master a 3rd party application.
iWiccle is a Web 2.0 framework platform and a hybrid CMS community builder for developing Web sites.
Jakarta Slide is a Content Management and Integration System, which can be seen as a low-level content management framework.
jCore is a Web Content Management System build especially for Webmasters (using the well known LAMP environment) who have to maintain multiple Websites for their clients and would like to keep the source codes up to date and easily fix bugs for all clients at once.
(commercial) Job Manager is a human resource content management solution for updating and editing job postings on your website.
JpCache for Ampoliros
AmpJpCache is a lightweight, full page caching system for the Magellan content management systems, thus reducing server-load, as pages are generated less often.
Kumera is an Open Source Content Management System written in Perl and using XML for data storage, designed for small to medium web sites.
L-Portal is a site content manager for small sites. It is not build to server users, and to have much fancy stuff (yet) What it does offer you is simple way of putting a quick site online to provide visitors with information.
La-Nai is a CMS-like system that has basic modules, blocks, and templates.
Lanai Core is a mature OOP framework for building Web, command line, and GUI applications. It allows PHP developers to easily integrate and manage code resources and build complex applications quickly. The compact core framework includes a basic CMS and other modules to help you get started. It features a shallow learning curve, a performance-conscious design, and tight integration with the PEAR libraries.
LAN party content management and organizing system
Lanius CMS (was Drake CMS) is a highly customizable, fast, and feature rich content managment system. It allows you to have a dynamic Web site in place in a matter of minutes. It features a user heirarchy, support for multiple databases, compliance to W3C standards, support for multiple languages, customizability, and support for full backups.
Latemp (a play on "Template") is based on Website Meta Language, a powerful framework for generating static HTML. Latemp allows one to create attractive, themable sites, which are very usable, accessible and fully standards compliant. Latemp is open-source software, fully usable, modifiable and distributable under the terms of the MIT X11 license.
lgsp is an environment for creating the initial version of a site. You write your wishes into the LGSP configuration file, and you are not only able to determine the whole logical structure but also the outfit of your site. By evaluating this configuration file LGSP automatically generates all demanded files of your site, and these pages already respect the wished visual design.
LiveCMS is a PHP/MySQL Spanish content management system tool designed to let non-technical users manage their contents in the web. Main features are manage: categories, subcategories, articles, article pages, multiple users, WYSIWYG, upload files.
Lodel is a Web publishing system. Text-processed documents (in DOC, RTF or SXW) are imported using a server-side OpenOffice. Documents are structurated with "styles" in a word processor. Lodel automatically produces sites with table of contents, keyword index, author index, and much more. It is compliant with Dublin Core, UTF8, CSS and XHTML.
LogiCreate is built to run modules of code (what we call 'pellets'). The modules are built around a standard system API to handle issues such as security, data access and logging in a standard way.
Mac's CMS is a flat file (XML and SQLite) AJAX content management system. It focuses mainly on the "Edit In Place" editing concept.
Magellan is designed for Ampoliros. It is one of the most commonly used Ampoliros modules and serves as a Web gateway platform for many other Ampoliros modules.
Mcmphpsimplecms is a simple content managment system (CMS) that is easy to install and use. It features a built-in WYSIWYG editor, search-engine-friendly URLs, and easy linking to other pages.
Meditate is a PHP-based CMS with support for multiple users, review and approval workflows, and version control.
Metadot Portal Server
Metadot Portal Server is a point-and-click website builder software for building powerful websites just with the click of a mouse. Includes content management, collaboration, dashboard like My Yahoo. With Metadot, you don't need a webmaster.
Metafox is an enterprise Content Management System which uses a special template system. With that template system, you can easily create any Web site with a particular design and code characteristics. All content data are stored in a relational SQL database, and administration via the Web interface is easy, fast, and effective.
Microweber is a new generation content management system that allows you to create a website using drag and drop. You can easily manipulate the content and the layout of your pages. No coding skills are required.
Midgard is an Open Source Content Management Framework built on Apache, MySQL and PHP. There are several Content Management Systems available for Midgard, and developers can utilize the framework for building custom Content Management interfaces.
minb (Minb Is Not a Blog) is a php-based content managment system allowing sharing Moments with others or just logging them for own use. The data is stored in XML-format and does not require *SQL or any other installed database.
MiniMagAsm is a minimalistic, but powerful and flexible content management system (CMS), implemented entirely in assembly language.
MKDoc is a web site content management system that has been designed to make the creation of usable, accessible, semantically rich and valid web sites as easy as possible.
model_tags is a Radiant CMS extension inspired by the record_tags extension. It provides additional tags and a page behavior for easier integration with ActiveRecord models.
MODx is a free, open source content management system and Application Framework. It is written with the PHP programming language and uses the popular MySQL database. Read more
Moio's Content Management System
Moio's CMS is Italian software to organize a small number of sites edited by a team of users.
mojoPortal is a cross-platform object oriented Web site framework. It supports PostgreSQL, MySQL, and MS SQL for the backend. It includes a content management system, forums, blogs, photo galleries, an event calendar, an RSS feed aggregator, and a skinable design.
Molinos CMS is a modular CMS. It supports multiple Web sites per installation, multiple domains per Web site, and different subdomains for different Web site sections.
Mon Petit Site
Monsti is a simple and resource efficient CMS for low dynamic private and small
business sites with mostly static pages and simple structure.
Moodle is a course management system for producing high-quality Internet-based courses that promote connected knowing and meaningful collaboration. This Open Source application offers a Free alternative to commercial software such as WebCT and Blackboard. It is written in PHP and has been tested on Linux, Windows, and Mac OS X. Read more
Moodle Reporting is a collection of tools for extracting reports and statistics from your Moodle installation. It is based on R, Eclipse Birt, and RRDtool.
MyJDCMS is a very simple Content Management System designed to utilize an existing Web-based WYSIWYG editor so that users who make infrequent changes to their static Web site can keep things up-to-date quickly and easily.
myLANsite is a CMS for lanparty management and organisation. Over its Web-based interface, administrators are able to manage all tasks for a LAN party. User management, seat reservation, tournament brackets, a news system, and much more. myLANsite-driven Web sites can use a shared user database named myLANcentral.
MySource is a powerful, open source website and intranet content publishing and management system. It is designed to enable technically unskilled users to build and maintain their own web solutions securely, professionally and inexpensively.
nanoc is a tool that runs on your local computer and compiles documents written in formats such as Markdown, Textile, Haml? into a static web site consisting of simple HTML files, ready for uploading to any web server.
NanoCMS is the tiniest, simplest, flat-file, PHP based Content Management System (CMS), with full support for custom templating, WYSIWYG editors, plugins/modifications (via tweakers), multiple languages, and much more. Read more
Napata CMS is a CMS for sites that are biased towards sharing information, primarily with text. It is a little wiki-like, but not a wiki.
nc-cms is a website Content Management System (CMS) designed with the primary goals of being user friendly and easy to integrate, while retaining the most important features of a modern day CMS.
neo-Portal is a data presentation and delivery system. When data is output in DHTML, it behaves like a portal. It features full i18n localization support, OS, Web server, and database independence, support for WSDL Web services, and output in XHTML, PDF, RSS, TXT, RTF, WML, and more.
netomat allows you to combine pictures, voice, and drawings to create email messages, blogs, and Web sites in minutes. You can change your netomat any time you want, and so can anyone to whom you send it.
Netpet-CMS provides easy-going deployment and administration of Web sites, newsletters, and banners.
NewsBruiser is a simple but full-featured weblog management system. It is almost entirely self-contained, requiring nothing but Python (1.5.2 or greater) and SSI (optional).
NewsCloud is an open source media platform for citizen journalism and the social news network hosted at NewsCloud.com. We encourage developers to help us improve the platform - possibly by taking a leadership role in specific feature areas.
Newscoop is an open content management system for professional journalists. Features for the modern newsroom include multiple author management, issue-and-section based publishing, geolocation, and multilingual content management.
Newsfighter is a set of tools that drastically reduce the time an independent journalist must spend managing their website. It automates the roles of web designers and developers and allows the journalist to do what they do best--write the news.
NEWSlite is an open source, lightweight news management system for small and medium sized websites. It is designed to allow sites to create and manage regular news posts, such as on the front page of a website. NEWSlite is NOT a full-blown content management system. It is intended to serve sites that want to publish and syndicate regular news but that do NOT want the overhead of having a full content management system as well.
Nnmware CMF is a Django-based Content Management Framework. It provides a lightweight base for Follows, Actions, Tags, Docs, Images, User Notices, User Messages, Thread Comments, Thread Categories, Country, Region, City, Transaction, Currency, Exchange Rate, Profiles, Topics, Boards, Articles, OEmbed Video Parsing and Storage, and a Booking application base.
Noosfero is a Web platform for social networks. Besides the regular social network features (such as friends and communities), Noosfero offers a full-featured CMS, making every user or community profile a complete Web site with several types of content (including text, image gallery, and file uploads), RSS feeds, agenda, the possibility to set custom themes, and other features.
NorfelloCMMS OS offers asset based functionality for managing work orders, reports, file attachments, and asset information.
Novius OS is a CMS that takes up the challenge of managing Web content in today?s multi-channel environment.
Nucleus CMS helps you manage multiple weblogs with multiple authors on your own server. Its main features are speed, extendability through plugins, and standards compliance. Read more
Nuxeo Collaborative Portal Server
Nuxeo CPS is the collaborative web content management solution for Zope. Users create and manage content in Workgroups and publish them in Publications spaces (Hierarchies) through a dedicated workflow.
October is a free, open-source, self-hosted CMS platform based on the Laravel PHP Framework. A simple and modular CMS that grows with you, with a precise and beautiful interface that comes as second nature.
Onxshop is an elegant solution discovering underlaying principle of web content management.
Open Conference Systems
Open Conference Systems (OCS) is a Web publishing tool that will create a complete Web presence for your scholarly conference.
Open Meta Archive
The Open Meta Archive, OMA, is a multimedial content management system on the basis of specific detailed information to different media like video, audio, image and text within the database system. OMA is combining these medial modules on a meta level.
Open Portal is a very simple user portal with built-in administration tools for user management. It is designed to be a skeleton from which you can build a simple managed and secure Web site.
OpenCms is a professional level Open Source Website Content Management System. OpenCms helps to create and manage complex websites easily without knowledge of html. An integrated WYSIWYG editor with a user interface similar to well known office applications helps the user creating the contents, while a sophisticated template engine enforces a site-wide corporate layout.
OpenPHPNuke will assist you in the creation, administration, and maintenance of contents for the internet or intranet. With OPN you can build your homepage, a web portal, and various other ideas for the internet.
OS Reviews CMS
OS Reviews CMS is a content management system that features the generation of purely static content, an NNTP-based comment system, LaTeX input, and customizable templates.
Oscailt is an open publishing content management system written using PHP with a MySQL database. It is primarily intended for member sites of the Indymedia network, but can be used for any site with an open publishing model.
Ovidentia is a professional collaborative/groupware portal generator featuring an administrable management tool with a workflow for the approval to publish articles, comments, files, or vacation requests. It also features an agenda (shareable), an integrated directory, charts, an LDAP directory interface, add-ons support, a mail interface, and a WYSIWYG HTML editor to publish articles, news, posts, or write email. It supports Ovidentia, LDAP, and Active Directory authentication.
Page Manager is for sites that does not need (or cannot have) a database back-end. Instead it uses normal HTML-files as storage.
Panda Publisher is a light weight content management system. You can create categories and write articles easily without any knowledge of HTML, CSS, PHP or MySQL. It aims to be fast, scalable, standards compliant and meta-data rich in order to serve the page viewers better and allow the web master to concentrate on writing content rather than all the little things that make visiting websites easier for users.
Pardal Content Management System
Pardal Content Management System is a simple and small PHP weblogging system that uses MySQL as its database.
Personal Content Management Toolkit
Personal Content Management Toolkit is a toolkit for creating custom desktop Content Management Systems. Those systems are meant to run locally not requiring to execute scripts on the server side.
Phire CMS is a simple and robust content management system that is built on the Pop PHP Framework. By itself, it provides very basic features and functionality for user and user role management, as well as module installation and management. The module functionality is where the strength of Phire lies.
Php-ZeroNet is a content management system which features addons which can be disabled and enabled at the administrator's discretion. They include Clubs, User Registration, Online Statistics, Polls, News, an Administrative Tracker, etc.
phpCAMALEO is combination of a CMS, templates, and a DB management system. It can be considered as a collection of ready-to-use customizable code, letting you concentrate on content, menu structure, graphic layout, and SEO optimization. A step-by-step tutorial is included.
phpCMS allows you to provide dynamic menus with as many menulevels as you want. It lets you use templates and subtemplates without the need for a database.
(commercial) phpFaber CMS separates content from code and allows your organization to focus on content. The code, layout, and graphics are consistent through every single page of your site. phpFaber CMS (bundle edition) includes the CMS engine and modules for articles, banner ads, bookmarks, downloads, FAQs, feedback, GeoIP, Google sitemaps, links, news, newsletters, polls, recommendations, searching, and user management.
phpMyCms lets you manage your content for intranets or Web sites with ease. All content is managed by a database backend (Oracle or MySQL) and shown with a PHP template system. It also has an intelligent navigation system.
PHPMySite is a simple content management system for Web sites written in PHP and with all content (text and images) stored in MySQL.
Phpns is a news system that will enable you to design your Web site the way you want. It includes a dynamic CMS.
PHPope is a web based content management application providing full functionality for use with websites, intra- and extranets. The system is designed for high flexibility, it's modular structure allows individual adjustments to needs.
phpShadow is a lightweight content management / portal system (framework ) with a modular design.
The purpose of the phpSite project is to provide a simple but powerful web site deployment program with database and script support, site config and
PHPSiteAdmin uses an extremely flexible template design, and comes with fully integrated forums, news, polls, a user database, graphical Web stats, newsletters, smart menus, and much more.
phpWebSite provides a complete web site content management solution. All client output is valid XHTML 1.0 and meets the W3C's Web Accessibility Initiative requirements.
A dynamic Web site engine with support for multiple user-selectable themes and backgrounds, content localization (the most appropriate language is selected from those available based on browser preferences), and a searchable Web log.
phundament is a Yii module for implementing content management.
Pie is for for Web-sharing documents, files, and arbitrary pieces of information. Making use of a Wiki's meta language and page-linking abilities, it lets authors create and maintain content via HTTP on a corporate basis. It features an emphasis on fast content delivery to its recipients rather than sophisticated add-ons, therefore conveying compiled output instead of performing time consuming run-time processing.
Pligg is an open source CMS (Content Management System) that you can download and use for free. Pligg CMS provides social publishing software that encourages visitors to register on your website so that they can submit content and connect with other users.
Plumi is a video sharing content management system based on Plone. It enables you to create your own sophisticated video sharing site. By adding it to an existing Plone instance you can quickly have a wide array of functionality to facilitate video distribution and community creation.
Podius is a flexible content management system that simplifies building of dynamic Web sites by providing clean ways to create, manage, and publish all kinds of complex content. It offers command-line and Web-based interfaces, and features an intuitive object model on top of a file-based or RDBMS-based persistence layer.
PositLog is an platform for building custom-made Websites. It provides you with the capability to write text, draw pictures, and paste photos and any HTML code anywhere on draggable and zoomable Web pages. It also provides methods to manage content by using Web standard technologies (RSS, permalink, tags), groupware functions, and extensive plug-ins.
PostNuke is a weblog/Content Management System (CMS). It offers full CSS support, HTML 4.01 transitional compliance throughout, an advanced blocks system, and is fully multi-lingual enabled.
PresbyterySite is software for running a presbytery Web site. It tries to present your presbytery's information in groupings that are most useful to your site visitors and to streamline the work of your clerk.
Presto Web provides a complete web site content management system. It is coded in PHP and doesn't need MYSQL.
PyLucid is a lightweight, OpenSource (GPL) content management system written in pure Python CGI. Nearly all output can be customized. No shell account is needed. To run PyLucid you need a standard Webserver with Python (at least v2.2.1) CGI and MySQL
Quarterstaff lets you easily contstruct and maintain websites with repetitive content (celebrity galleries, gaming forums).
Radiant is billed as a no-fluff, fairly friendly, easy to use and customize open source Content Management System (CMS). It is similar to Textpattern or MovableType, but is a general purpose content management system (not just a blogging engine). Read more
RAMADDA is a web-based, comprehensive content repository, publishing platform and collaboration environment for the Earth Sciences.
RavenNuke is a secure and fast Content Management System (CMS) that is HTML, XHTML, and CSS standards compliant. It comes with the most up to date patches for all included components, including NukeSentinel. Also included are gCalendar, HTML Newsletter, PHPBB Attachment Mod, Advanced RSS Feed, SimplePie, and much more. It comes with an installer that is very easy to use, as well as thorough documentation. It has its roots in PHP-Nuke 7.6, but the underlying code is vastly different.
RedKite CMS is an open source content management system built on top of Symfony2 and Twitter-Bootstrap frameworks.
ReloadCMS is a free CMS written on PHP and based on flat files. It does not need any DB installed and realise all abilities of high-level CMS like modularity, templates, users management, advanced rights system and package of main modules like articles, news, guestbook, minichat, filearchive and others.
RoyalCMS is designed to allow users to easily create and maintain a Web site, and to allow administrators to easily maintain and delegate maintenance of different sections to different users of a Web site. It is in early development.
sadlittlewebjournal is a Weblog written in Perl that utilizes PostgreSQL or MySQL and a straightforward ASCII interface. Site maintenance is done via an intuitive backend that allows one to add, delete, and modify previous entries.
SAFARI IssueWorks is an easy to use, powerful content management system (cms), with all of the standard features you expect from such a tool.
CMS Santafox features a modular design, Russian support, a modern UI based on ExtJS, an integrated auto-update system, and easy integration with existing HTML designs.
SchoolAlumni Portal is portal software for alumni high school, content management system, and online news publishing tools. Can create unlimited weblink category, publish article with images, alumni list with edit-delete-update, forum.
secured WebGine is a mix between a content management system and an application framework. Its focus is security and a logical API.
showlister is a really simple content management system (CMS) for bands, public speakers, performers, entertainers, or anyone else who needs to maintain a performance calendar online.
Silva is a CMS for organizations that manage multiple or complex Web sites. Content is stored in clean XML, independent of layout and presentation. Features include versioning, a workflow system, an integral visual editor, content reuse, sophisticated access control, multi-site management, extensive import/export facilities, fine-grained templating, and hi-res image storage and manipulation.
Silverpeas is a collaborative Web portal. It is used to classify the contents on themes, independent of the spaces and folders in which they are stored.
SilverStripe is a Web application framework and content management system. It differs from many of the better known CMSes in that it uses fully object orientated code, has native Ajax support, and allows you to very cleanly customize the system to suit your needs. Read more
Simple Content Management
Simple Content Management is a simple content management system based on PHP and the free and fast MySQL database. Simple to setup and administer. All site settings are easily customized with the administration interface. Runs on an Apache or IIS webserver with PHP and MySQL.
SimpleCodes 2x is a content management system with a news submission, forums, download tracking, and site administration options.
Siteseed is a full Content Management System. It provides bases for site building and uses PHP for extensions and site programming.
SiteSupra Visual Content Server
SiteSupra Visual Content Server is a CMS and Web application development platform that allows WYSIWYG text and site layout management. It also supports reusable plug- and-play/drag-and-drop functional blocks, access rights, approval workflow, and much more.
SkyBlueCanvas Lightweight CMS is built to provide the small web site owner with an easy-to-use web site manager. Read more
Smart Publisher is a Web-based application which helps you to publish a static or dynamic Web site on the Internet. It compares files and databases (MySQL) between local and remote systems, and uploads only the difference between the two systems.
SmileTAG is a shoutbox written in PHP. It has a powerful template system; it's easy-to-modify templates using only simple tags, and no programming skill is needed. Smart auto-refresh automatically refreshes whenever a new message is posted. No database is needed. It includes profanity filters, flood guard, IP address/nick banning, customizable smilies, time zone control, multi-language support, email/URL recognition, a custom CSS file, and a lot more.
sNews is a completely free, standards compliant, PHP and MySQL driven open source Content Management System. sNews is extremely lightweight, simple and customizable. It's easy to install, and easy to use via a simple web interface. Read more
Spensierato is a simple-to-use Web site CMS. It is designed to allow in-site editing so that non-technical users can just find the page, update an element, and save it.
Some Public licensed InterNet Engine is a lightweight Web-based content management application, written in Perl.
startuxcode is a weblog and from that point of view it aims the same kind of goals as others do. It offers posts' submition for aproval, user registration, surveys and all that stuff we've all already seen in this kind of software. however, it does offer many new possibilities yet to be seen in other weblogs.
Swampp is a gentle content management system that doesn't do a whole lot of managing. Swampp was designed to make it easier for you to produce small Web sites. It relies on the filesystem, so you can edit your pages with your favorite text editor.
Syntax CMS simplifies publishing varied content to a site, creating and managing arbitrary relationships among content items, automates and accelerates custom development, and encourages reuse of site components with other Syntax CMS installations. It is built using PHP and MySql as its foundation.
(commercial) Syntax Desktop is a publishing system used to manage the contents of a Web site. It has an attractive GUI with DHTML elements.
TangoCMS's ease of use and powerful feature set allow you to quickly and easily create and manage an entire Web site.
Textpattern is a flexible, elegant and easy-to-use open source content management system which is suitable for many different uses. It is designed to help overcome the hurdles in publishing online, and to simplify the production of well-structured, standards-compliant web pages. Read more
The maker runs on your local computer and publishes via FTP after you have made your changes. All that is required is some Web space with FTP access.
THIS HTML Is Simple
THIS (This HTML Is Simple) is a content management system with blog capabilities. It features HTML templates, anonymous and registered users, themes, and clean, optimized PHP code with an emphasis on code/data separation.
Tiki! is a complex (in features) but easy to use CMS system based on a Wiki.
TinyNews is a simple news/article publishing system for Web sites. Its main feature is that it doesn't require a database, so it's ideal for smaller sites where a full blown CMS would be too much.
TomatoCMS is a powerful content management system. Its key feature is its Layout Editor and widget concepts. TomatoCMS also supports plugins/hooks, templates/skins, multiple languages, and has high performance.
TownPortal is a community portal system for villages and local communities including home pages of local clubs, families, and businesses. It runs on the Midgard and Midgard Lite platforms.
TrapperTim is an extremely simple content management system with low hosting requirements. It only requires PHP 4.x or later and the ability to edit files on your server. No database is required because all of the settings and data are stored in simple human readable and editable text files.
Tribiq CMS is a content management system for websites. Without needing technical skills, you can edit and grow your website.
TroopOnline is a website Content Management System designed to help Boy Scout troop leadership (both adults and scouts) manage a website to provide information about the troop to interested parents and visitors.
TurtolCMS is a powerful, flexible Web content management system. With it, you can manage every aspect of your Web content directly from your Web browser with intuitive editing tools. TurtolCMS does not restrict you with a template, but allows a designer full freedom to build any desired look and then gracefully re-use that design consistently for any new content that is added.
Typesetter CMS is a complete content management system that lets users create rich and flexible Web sites with a simple and easy-to-use interface. The embedded design of the admin interface allows users to instantly see changes in a single browser window.
Typo3 is a primarily a Content Management System (CMS). We could also call it a Website Management System. Read more
Uma is a PHP user authentication and management system for developers. It support MySQL, and contains a browser-based admin tool.
WebAPP is a Content Management System (CMS) written in the perl language. It is provided as a free open source product. Among many other features: forums, news, links, downloads, stats, polls, help and about sections. Languages: supported in over 35 languages.
webon is a managing project for web-site owners. webon uses PHP5 (only 5 and not 4) and PostgreSQL, which is fast and secure.
WebTribute is a web-based PHP/PostgreSQL simple content management system. It is designed to be used with Macromedia Dreamweaver templates, and is intended to replicate the functionality of Contribute a web-based PHP/PostgreSQL simple content management system. It is designed to be used with Macromedia Dreamweaver templates, and is intended to replicate the functionality of Contribute.
Wendy Site Engine
Wendy is a Perl framework for Web sites and services development. It works with mod_perl 2 and PostgreSQL. Built with security and performance in mind, Wendy supports DB servers clustering, separate read- and write- DB back-ends, data cache with memcached, templates cache, etc.
WidgetWeb is a framework for creating community-shared websites similar to wikis. These are websites where content and page composition can be edited via a web browser. A powerful permission model is provided to restrict which community members are allowed to perform these edits.
Widgy is a content editor somewhat in the line of CKEditor. It is not a WYSIWYG editor though. Widgy is more suited than CKEditor for editing pages, as in a CMS because it allows you to edit specific parts of the page and those parts know how to render themselves.
WikyBlog is a Bliki CMS (blog + wiki) written in PHP/MySQL. It has a MediaWiki derived syntax, is AJAX-enhanced, supports UTF-8, and is extendable (e.g. Google maps).
Wolf CMS simplifies content management by offering an elegant user interface, flexible templating per page, simple user management and permissions, and the tools necessary for file management. Read more
Workflow4people is a PHP/MySQL Content Manager. It has a clean, object-oriented approach, full API docs, powerful security system (document security and application security), templating, webpages with free layout and unlimited images/multimedia files.
Xaraya Content Management Solution
Xaraya is an extensible, Open Source software written in PHP. It utilizes robust permissions, data management, and multilingual systems to dynamically integrate and manage content. Its modular, database-independent architecture introduces tools which separate form, function, content, and design.
XDBCMS is a fully web-based content management system, with the ability to handle multiple web sites, each of which can have an unlimited set of pages. The system uses a WYSIWYG browser based editor, and generates static HTML and does not require XDBCMS to run.
Xinity is a free and open source PHP-based Content Management System. It offers great flexibility for the web site developer and a user-friendly interface for the editor.
Xitnalta Content Management System
Xitnalta is a powerful (Web) Content Management System. It offers access to content through a virtual filesystem with several plug-in interfaces.
XM (XSLT Make) a simple and affordable web-publishing content-management solution that takes advantage of XML and XSLT.
XMLNuke is a site content management. No database is needed and it has a minimum setup. Only just uses XML and XSLT files. The main engine is working and supports internationalization, multiple sites, page caching for improve performance, classes for custom modules, and much more.
XOOPS is a dynamic OO (Object Oriented) based open source portal script written in PHP. XOOPS is the ideal tool for developing small to large dynamic community websites, intra company portals, corporate portals, weblogs and much more. Read more
XoopsForge is a SourceForge-clone and requires the Xoops Content Management System to be installed. Xoops provides a stable and well thought basis to build on.
Xotmid is a web-content system: that sports a Trusted Network which allows multiple sites to share boards and user profiles, Content management, Dynamic Themes, Templates, Like PHPNuke But More flexible and powerful.
Xplosion's purpose is to be as simple as possible and provide other web developers with the easiest way of installing it and immediatelly start building their own HTML content/design and Application Logic.
xSiteable is a complete small-to-medium-size site development / prototyping kit created in XSLT, available on a number of platforms and operating systems. It has a simple Notation language for content called xSiteable Notation, utilizing Topic maps (XTM) for structure, binding and other assorted cleverness and the Sablotron XSLT parser for quick, reliable and powerful processing.
Yet Another PHP Template Engine: a simple, yet powerful template engine written completely in PHP, for PHP. Its purpose is to fully strip programming logic from the graphical aspects of creating websites in an elegant way
Yet Another Community System
Yet Another Community System (YACS) is an open source, open-standards content management system based on PHP and MySQL with a focus on code quality and best practices. The YACS product has a straightforward and modular component architecture that covers most common needs of demanding web masters. By design, YACS makes an efficient usage of computing and networking resources, and it allows for several kinds of extensions.