Feature Comparison

General FeaturesBlogger DetailsWordpress DetailsFlatPress DetailsBattle Blog Details
Version does not apply2.0.7 0.1010 1.0d
Release Date does not apply2007-01-15 January 24, 2009 11/08/2006
Author Google Inc. WordPress Development Team NoWhereMan (Edoardo Vacchi) and FlatPress Team David Pinero
URL www.blogger.com wordpress.org www.flatpress.org www.battleblog.com
Free and Open Source does not apply Yes Yes Yes
License does not applyGPL GPLv2 GPL
License Cost/ Fee 0 0 Free  
Development status does not applyMature Beta Mature
Interface Languages 9 46 English, Italian, Deutsch, many other available English
Multi-User Support Yes Yes    
Multi-Site Deployment No No No  
Hosting FeaturesBlogger DetailsWordpress DetailsFlatPress DetailsBattle Blog Details
Storage Quota None does not applydoes not applydoes not apply
Bandwidth Quota None does not applydoes not applydoes not apply
Other Limits None does not applydoes not applydoes not apply
Corporate Branding No does not applydoes not applydoes not apply
Own Domain No does not applydoes not applydoes not apply
Ads allowed Yes does not applydoes not applydoes not apply
Topic Restrictions No Spam, Hate Speech or Commercial Pornography does not applydoes not applydoes not apply
System RequirementsBlogger DetailsWordpress DetailsFlatPress DetailsBattle Blog Details
Programming Language does not applyPHP PHP4, compatible with 5 Classic ASP
Operating System does not applyWindows, Linux, Mac, Unix, others Platform Independent Windows
Webserver does not applyAnything with PHP Apache, works on IIS IIS 4.0+
Root Access does not apply No No  
Other Requirements does not apply     
DatastorageBlogger DetailsWordpress DetailsFlatPress DetailsBattle Blog Details
Text Files does not apply No Yes  
MySQL does not apply Yes No  
PostgreSQL does not apply No No  
Oracle does not apply No No  
SQLite does not apply No No  
BerkeleyDB does not apply No No  
MS SQL Server does not apply No No  
Other does not apply None   MS Access
Anti-SpamBlogger DetailsWordpress DetailsFlatPress DetailsBattle Blog Details
Akismet Support does not apply Yes Plugin  
Word Blacklist No Plugin Plugin  
IP Ban List No Plugin    
CAPTCHA Yes Plugin Plugin Yes
Other Anti-Spam mechanisms Comments can be restricted to other Blogger users only various other plugins    
User Access FeaturesBlogger DetailsWordpress DetailsFlatPress DetailsBattle Blog Details
ACL No Yes No  
Audit Log No No No  
LDAP Authentication does not apply No    
Other Authentication does not apply None    
SupportBlogger DetailsWordpress DetailsFlatPress DetailsBattle Blog Details
Commercial Support No Yes No No
Online Help help.blogger.com codex.wordpress.org www.flatpress.org  
Issue Tracker knownissues.blogspot.com trac.wordpress.org www.flatpress.org  
Books None 5+ None  
Support Forum groups.google.com wordpress.org www.flatpress.org  
Mailing List groups.google.com codex.wordpress.org sourceforge.net  
IRC-Channel No codex.wordpress.org    
Blogging FeaturesBlogger DetailsWordpress DetailsFlatPress DetailsBattle Blog Details
Categorization None Multiple Multiple Multiple
Tags No Plugin Plugin No
Archiving Yes Yes Yes Yes
Trackback No Send+Receive   No
Pingback No Send+Receive   No
Ping Service Support No Yes   No
Link- / Blogroll Yes Yes Yes Yes
Protected Posts No Yes    
Blog by Email Yes Yes    
Blog by SMS/MMS Yes      
Blog API Blogger data API metaWeblog, MovableType WordPress (plugin)  
Post EditingBlogger DetailsWordpress DetailsFlatPress DetailsBattle Blog Details
Multi-paged posts No Yes   Yes
Spell Checker Yes Yes No Plugin
WYSIWYG Editor Yes Optional Plugin No
Undo   No    
Syntax Highlighting No Plugin Plugin  
File Upload Yes Yes Yes Yes
Asset Management No Plugin    
Emoticon Images No Yes Plugin  
Comment FeaturesBlogger DetailsWordpress DetailsFlatPress DetailsBattle Blog Details
Comment Layout Flat Flat Flat Flat
Feeds for Comments No Yes Yes No
E-Mail on Followup No Plugin Yes Yes
Gravatars No Plugin Patch No
Open-ID Support None      
Extended FeaturesBlogger DetailsWordpress DetailsFlatPress DetailsBattle Blog Details
Plugin System No Yes Yes No
Photo Gallery No Plugin Plugin No
Polls / Surveys No Plugin   No
Search Engine Yes Yes Yes No
Custom Pages No Yes Yes Yes
Google Sitemap No Plugin Patch  
WorkflowBlogger DetailsWordpress DetailsFlatPress DetailsBattle Blog Details
Content Approval No No Yes Yes
Versioning No No    
Article Publishing simple simple simple  
Comment Moderation Queue Yes Yes No No
InteroperabilityBlogger DetailsWordpress DetailsFlatPress DetailsBattle Blog Details
Content Import none from 22 other blog systems SimplePHPBlog (native, almost), CuteNews, WordPress  
Content Export HTML via FTP/SFTP Wordpress Extended2.jawwormikXML SimplePHPBlog (native, almost), WordPress  
Unicode Support Yes Yes Yes  
WebDAV Support No      
HTML Output XHTML 1.0 Strict XHTML 1.0 Transitional XHTML 1.0 Strict  
Friendly URLs Yes Yes Yes No
AdministrationBlogger DetailsWordpress DetailsFlatPress DetailsBattle Blog Details
E-Mail Notifications Optional Yes Yes Yes
Themes / Skins Yes Yes Yes Optional
Trash No No No  
Web Statistics No Plugin Plugin  
Web-based Style / Template Management Yes Yes No  
Comment Administration Yes Yes Yes Yes
SyndicationBlogger DetailsWordpress DetailsFlatPress DetailsBattle Blog Details
RSS 0.9x No Yes    
RSS 1.0 No Yes    
RSS 2.0 Yes Yes Yes Yes
ATOM 0.3 Yes No    
ATOM 1.0 No Yes Yes  
Podcasting/VideocastingBlogger DetailsWordpress DetailsFlatPress DetailsBattle Blog Details
Podcast Feeds No Yes Plugin No
ID3-Tag Editor No No   No
YouTube Support No No Yes No
Media Converter No No   No
Phone2Podcast Support No No   No
Last updated2006-12-072007-03-012011-01-312007-01-23

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