Serendipity: A PHP & Smarty Based Content Management System For Bloggers

Serendipity is a PHP and Smart (PHP Template Engine) based contnet management system specially for webloggers. Using this application one can easily maintain an online diary, weblog or a complete homepage. Its default package is designed for casual bloggers, It offers you a flexible, expandable and user friendly framework with the power for professional applications.

Serendipity’s main features provides you:

  1. WYSIWYG and HTML editing
  2. Built-in, powerful media database
  3. Multiple authors, configurable permission/usergroup system
  4. Threaded comments, nested categories, post to multiple categories
  5. Multiple languages (internationalization)
  6. Online plugin and template repository for easy plug-and-play installation
  7. Cool plugins: category-based sub-blogs, podcasting, RSS planet/aggregator, static pages
  8. Robust spam blocking
  9. One-click upgrading from any version
  10. Can be embedded into your existing web pages
  11. Standards-compliant templating through Smarty, remote blogging via XML-RPC
  12. BSD-style licensing
  13. Multiple Database support (SQLite, PostgreSQL, MySQL, MySQLi)
  14. Shared installations can power multiple blogs from just one codebase
  15. Native import from earlier blog applications (WordPress, Textpattern, Moveable Type, bblog, …)

Not only this much, Serendipity has far too many other features to list.

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