WordPress is a state-of-the-art semantic personal publishing platform with a focus on aesthetics, web standards, and usability. What a mouthful. WordPress is both free and priceless at the same time.
More simply, WordPress is what you use when you want to work with your blogging software, not fight it.
Drupal is an open source content management platform, allowing an individual or a community of users to easily publish, manage and organize a great variety of content on a website.
Equipped with a powerful blend of features, Drupal is able to support community sites, blogs, portals and more.
This is Drupal's core, you can find the contributed modules page at http://ohloh.net/projects/3502.
Joomla! is one of the most powerful Open Source Content Management Systems on the planet. It is used all over the world for everything from simple websites to complex corporate applications. Joomla! is easy to install, simple to manage, and reliable..
Plone is a ready-to-run content management system that is built on Python and the Zope application server. Plone is easy, flexible, and gives you a system for web content that is ideal for projects, communities, websites and intranets.
TYPO3 is a mid to Enterprise level Content Management Framework for enterprise purposes on the web and in intranets written in PHP. It offers full flexibility and extendability while featuring an accomplished set of ready-made interfaces, functions and modules. TYPO3 is offering the best of both worlds: out-of-the-box operation with a complete set of standard modules and a clean and sturdy high-performance architecture accomodating virtually every kind of custom solution or extension. TYPO3 runs...
MoinMoin is an advanced, easy to use and extensible WikiEngine with a large community of users. Said in a few words, it is about collaboration on easily editable web pages.
It is implemented in Python, plugins can also be written in Python. Python is a clean, powerful and easy to read programming language.
A full-featured, web-based, multilingual, tightly integrated, all-in-one Wiki+CMS+Groupware, using PHP, ADOdb, Zend Framework, jQuery and Smarty. Can be used to create all sorts of Web applications, sites, portals, knowledge bases, intranets, and extranets.
Tiki offers a very large number of features "out-of-the-box", arguably more than any other Open Source Web Application. Highly configurable & modular, all the features are optional and administered via a ...
Liferay Portal is the world's leading enterprise open source portal framework, offering integrated Web publishing and content management, an enterprise service bus and service-oriented architecture, and compatibility with all major IT infrastructures.
SPIP est un Système de Publication pour l'Internet. Kesako ? Il s'agit d'un ensemble de fichiers, installés sur votre compte Web, qui vous permettent de bénéficier d'un certain nombre d'automatismes : gérer un site à plusieurs, mettre en page vos articles sans avoir à taper de HTML, modifier très facilement la structure de votre site... Avec le même logiciel qui sert à visiter un site (Netscape, Microsoft Explorer, Mozilla, Opera...), SPIP permet de fabriquer et de tenir un site à jour, grâce à ...
SilverStripe is a CMS and application framework based on PHP5 / MySQL that powers your medium-sized website.
- Friendly flexible back-end out of the box
- Complete design/template freedom
- Productive object oriented coding framework (PHP5 only)
- Open Source! :)
- Works with the Web 2.0 rather than fighting it (supports APIs rather than having a module for everything)
- Good at web standards and search-engine ranking
eZ Publish is an enterprise open source content management system and development framework with functionality for web publishing, intranets, e-commerce, extranets and portals.
XOOPS is a dynamic OO (Object Oriented) portal script written in PHP. It supports mySQL, and is an ideal tool for developing small to large dynamic community Web sites, intra-company portals, corporate portals, Web logs, and much more.
ImpressCMS is a community developed Content Management System for easily building and maintaining a dynamic web site. Keep your web site up to date with this easy to use, secure and flexible system.
It is the ideal tool for a wide range of users: from business to community users, from large enterprises to people who want a simple, easy to use blogging tool. ImpressCMS is a powerful system that gets outstanding results!
The Content Management Framework (CMF) for Zope provides a powerful, tailorable platform for building content management applications.
MODx is an open source PHP Application Framework that helps you take control of your online content. It empowers developers and advanced users to give as much control as desired to whomever they desire for day-to-day website content maintenance chores.
Jaws is a Framework and Content Management System(CMS) for building dynamic web sites. It aims to be User Friendly giving ease of use and lots of ways to customize web sites, but at the same time is Developer Friendly, it offers a simple and powerful framework to hack your own modules.
Mambo is a dynamic Web content management tool that is capable of building sites from several pages to several thousand. It comes complete with 10 built-in modules, a WYSIWYG editor, site statistics, an admin interface, multi language support, custom module support, and more.
Zikula is a multilingual and W3C HTML standard compliant weblog/content management system (CMS). It creates an impressive, dynamic web site and provides the webmaster with a site they can administer with a minimal amount of HTML knowledge through a web browser.
It is secure and stable, and is able to work in high-volume environments with ease. It provides a standard API and extensive documentation to allow for easy extension of your web site's functionality through module...
A free, flexible, elegant, easy-to-use content management system for all kinds of websites, even weblogs.
Serendipity is a Weblog application which aims at giving you an easy way to maintain your own individual diary or personal homepage. It ships with a variety of plugins to plug-and-play with your blog.
Serendipity is PHP-powered and aims for flexibility, scalability, security and ease of use.