Feature Comparison

General FeaturesGeeklog DetailsWordpress Detailsb2evolution DetailsMovable Type Details
Version 1.8.2 2.0.7 2.4 4.21
Release Date 30 Dez 2012 2007-01-15 02-dec-2006 2008-08-21
Author Geeklog Team WordPress Development Team Francois Planque / evoTeam Six Apart
URL www.geeklog.net wordpress.org b2evolution.net www.movabletype.org
Free and Open Source Yes Yes Yes Yes
License GNU version 2 GPL GPL GPL
License Cost/ Fee none 0 0 - Free $0
Development status Mature Mature Mature Mature
Interface Languages 31 46 en,fr,de,da,id,fi,it,ja,nl,sv English, German, French, Spanish, Dutch
Multi-User Support Yes Yes Yes Yes
Multi-Site Deployment Optional No Yes Yes
System RequirementsGeeklog DetailsWordpress Detailsb2evolution DetailsMovable Type Details
Programming Language php PHP PHP Perl 5
Operating System any Windows, Linux, Mac, Unix, others Linux, Windows or other Platform Independant
Webserver any Anything with PHP Apache, IIS or other Apache, Microsoft IIS, and cgi friendly webserver
Root Access No No   No
Other Requirements PHP 5.2.0 or higher, MySQL 4.1.2 or higher      
DatastorageGeeklog DetailsWordpress Detailsb2evolution DetailsMovable Type Details
Text Files No No No Yes
MySQL Yes Yes Yes Yes
PostgreSQL No No No Yes
Oracle No No No Yes
SQLite No No No Yes
BerkeleyDB No No No Yes
MS SQL Server Yes No No Yes
Other no None (must overload DB abstraction class) LDAP, Oracle and SQL Server available with Enterprise license
Anti-SpamGeeklog DetailsWordpress Detailsb2evolution DetailsMovable Type Details
Akismet Support No Yes Plugin Plugin
Word Blacklist Plugin Plugin Yes Yes
IP Ban List Plugin Plugin Plugin Yes
CAPTCHA Plugin Plugin Plugin Yes
Other Anti-Spam mechanisms BadBehavior, Spam-X Plugins various other plugins several specialized antispam plugins Numerous plugins provide complete solution
User Access FeaturesGeeklog DetailsWordpress Detailsb2evolution DetailsMovable Type Details
ACL Yes Yes Yes No
Audit Log No No Yes Yes
LDAP Authentication Yes No Plugin Optional
Other Authentication   None OpenID plugin Pluggable
SupportGeeklog DetailsWordpress Detailsb2evolution DetailsMovable Type Details
Commercial Support Yes Yes   Yes
Online Help www.geeklog.net codex.wordpress.org manual.b2evolution.net www.sixapart.com
Issue Tracker project.geeklog.net trac.wordpress.org   bugs.movabletype.org
Books 1 5+   2-5
Support Forum www.geeklog.net wordpress.org forums.b2evolution.net forums.movabletype.org
Mailing List www.geeklog.net codex.wordpress.org   mtos-dev@sixapart.com
IRC-Channel #geeklog at irc.freenode.net codex.wordpress.org #b2evolution on irc.freenode.net #movabletype @ freenode.net
Blogging FeaturesGeeklog DetailsWordpress Detailsb2evolution DetailsMovable Type Details
Categorization Single Multiple Multiple Multiple
Tags Plugin Plugin Yes Yes
Archiving Yes Yes Yes Yes
Trackback Send+Receive Send+Receive Send+Receive Send+Receive
Pingback Send+Receive Send+Receive   Receive
Ping Service Support   Yes Yes Yes
Link- / Blogroll Plugin Yes Yes Plugin
Protected Posts Optional Yes Yes Plugin
Blog by Email   Yes Yes Plugin
Blog by SMS/MMS       No
Blog API   metaWeblog, MovableType blogger, metweblog, atom, b2 XML-RPC and Atom
Post EditingGeeklog DetailsWordpress Detailsb2evolution DetailsMovable Type Details
Multi-paged posts Yes Yes Yes No
Spell Checker No Yes Plugin No
WYSIWYG Editor Optional Optional Plugin Yes
Undo No No No No
Syntax Highlighting No Plugin Plugin Yes
File Upload Yes Yes Yes Yes
Asset Management Plugin Plugin Yes Yes
Emoticon Images No Yes Plugin Plugin
Comment FeaturesGeeklog DetailsWordpress Detailsb2evolution DetailsMovable Type Details
Comment Layout Threaded Flat Flat Threaded
Feeds for Comments No Yes Yes Optional
E-Mail on Followup No Plugin Yes Plugin
Gravatars Yes Plugin Plugin Plugin
Open-ID Support Client + Server   Client Client + Server
Extended FeaturesGeeklog DetailsWordpress Detailsb2evolution DetailsMovable Type Details
Plugin System Yes Yes Yes Yes
Photo Gallery Plugin Plugin Yes Plugin
Polls / Surveys Plugin Plugin Plugin Plugin
Search Engine Optional Yes Yes Yes
Custom Pages Yes Yes Yes Yes
Google Sitemap   Plugin Yes Plugin
WorkflowGeeklog DetailsWordpress Detailsb2evolution DetailsMovable Type Details
Content Approval Yes No Yes Yes
Versioning No No   Yes
Article Publishing scheduled simple scheduled scheduled
Comment Moderation Queue No Yes Yes Yes
InteroperabilityGeeklog DetailsWordpress Detailsb2evolution DetailsMovable Type Details
Content Import   from 22 other blog systems WordPress, Movable Type, Blogger, LiveJournal, b2/Cafelog Greymatter, NewsPro, Blogger.com, own format, WordPress WXR
Content Export   Wordpress Extended2.jawwormikXML   Yes
Unicode Support Yes Yes Yes Yes
WebDAV Support       No
HTML Output HTML 4 XHTML 1.0 Transitional XHTML 1.0 Transitional XHTML 1.0 Transitional
Friendly URLs Yes Yes Yes Yes
AdministrationGeeklog DetailsWordpress Detailsb2evolution DetailsMovable Type Details
E-Mail Notifications Yes Yes Yes Yes
Themes / Skins Yes Yes Yes Yes
Trash No No Yes Yes
Web Statistics Yes Plugin Yes Plugin
Web-based Style / Template Management No Yes Yes Yes
Comment Administration Yes Yes Yes Yes
SyndicationGeeklog DetailsWordpress Detailsb2evolution DetailsMovable Type Details
RSS 0.9x Yes Yes Yes Yes
RSS 1.0 Yes Yes Yes Yes
RSS 2.0 Yes Yes Yes Yes
ATOM 0.3 Yes No   Yes
ATOM 1.0 Yes Yes Yes Yes
Podcasting/VideocastingGeeklog DetailsWordpress Detailsb2evolution DetailsMovable Type Details
Podcast Feeds No Yes Yes Plugin
ID3-Tag Editor   No   Yes
YouTube Support   No Yes Plugin
Media Converter   No   No
Phone2Podcast Support   No   No
Last updated2013-01-202007-03-012008-01-282008-10-11

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