Feature Comparison

General FeaturesGeeklog Detailsb2evolution DetailsMovable Type DetailsWordpress Details
Version 1.8.2 2.4 4.21 2.0.7
Release Date 30 Dez 2012 02-dec-2006 2008-08-21 2007-01-15
Author Geeklog Team Francois Planque / evoTeam Six Apart WordPress Development Team
URL www.geeklog.net b2evolution.net www.movabletype.org wordpress.org
Free and Open Source Yes Yes Yes Yes
License GNU version 2 GPL GPL GPL
License Cost/ Fee none 0 - Free $0 0
Development status Mature Mature Mature Mature
Interface Languages 31 en,fr,de,da,id,fi,it,ja,nl,sv English, German, French, Spanish, Dutch 46
Multi-User Support Yes Yes Yes Yes
Multi-Site Deployment Optional Yes Yes No
System RequirementsGeeklog Detailsb2evolution DetailsMovable Type DetailsWordpress Details
Programming Language php PHP Perl 5 PHP
Operating System any Linux, Windows or other Platform Independant Windows, Linux, Mac, Unix, others
Webserver any Apache, IIS or other Apache, Microsoft IIS, and cgi friendly webserver Anything with PHP
Root Access No   No No
Other Requirements PHP 5.2.0 or higher, MySQL 4.1.2 or higher      
DatastorageGeeklog Detailsb2evolution DetailsMovable Type DetailsWordpress Details
Text Files No No Yes No
MySQL Yes Yes Yes Yes
PostgreSQL No No Yes No
Oracle No No Yes No
SQLite No No Yes No
BerkeleyDB No No Yes No
MS SQL Server Yes No Yes No
Other no (must overload DB abstraction class) LDAP, Oracle and SQL Server available with Enterprise license None
Anti-SpamGeeklog Detailsb2evolution DetailsMovable Type DetailsWordpress Details
Akismet Support No Plugin Plugin Yes
Word Blacklist Plugin Yes Yes Plugin
IP Ban List Plugin Plugin Yes Plugin
CAPTCHA Plugin Plugin Yes Plugin
Other Anti-Spam mechanisms BadBehavior, Spam-X Plugins several specialized antispam plugins Numerous plugins provide complete solution various other plugins
User Access FeaturesGeeklog Detailsb2evolution DetailsMovable Type DetailsWordpress Details
ACL Yes Yes No Yes
Audit Log No Yes Yes No
LDAP Authentication Yes Plugin Optional No
Other Authentication   OpenID plugin Pluggable None
SupportGeeklog Detailsb2evolution DetailsMovable Type DetailsWordpress Details
Commercial Support Yes   Yes Yes
Online Help www.geeklog.net manual.b2evolution.net www.sixapart.com codex.wordpress.org
Issue Tracker project.geeklog.net   bugs.movabletype.org trac.wordpress.org
Books 1   2-5 5+
Support Forum www.geeklog.net forums.b2evolution.net forums.movabletype.org wordpress.org
Mailing List www.geeklog.net   mtos-dev@sixapart.com codex.wordpress.org
IRC-Channel #geeklog at irc.freenode.net #b2evolution on irc.freenode.net #movabletype @ freenode.net codex.wordpress.org
Blogging FeaturesGeeklog Detailsb2evolution DetailsMovable Type DetailsWordpress Details
Categorization Single Multiple Multiple Multiple
Tags Plugin Yes Yes Plugin
Archiving Yes Yes Yes Yes
Trackback Send+Receive Send+Receive Send+Receive Send+Receive
Pingback Send+Receive   Receive Send+Receive
Ping Service Support   Yes Yes Yes
Link- / Blogroll Plugin Yes Plugin Yes
Protected Posts Optional Yes Plugin Yes
Blog by Email   Yes Plugin Yes
Blog by SMS/MMS     No  
Blog API   blogger, metweblog, atom, b2 XML-RPC and Atom metaWeblog, MovableType
Post EditingGeeklog Detailsb2evolution DetailsMovable Type DetailsWordpress Details
Multi-paged posts Yes Yes No Yes
Spell Checker No Plugin No Yes
WYSIWYG Editor Optional Plugin Yes Optional
Undo No No No No
Syntax Highlighting No Plugin Yes Plugin
File Upload Yes Yes Yes Yes
Asset Management Plugin Yes Yes Plugin
Emoticon Images No Plugin Plugin Yes
Comment FeaturesGeeklog Detailsb2evolution DetailsMovable Type DetailsWordpress Details
Comment Layout Threaded Flat Threaded Flat
Feeds for Comments No Yes Optional Yes
E-Mail on Followup No Yes Plugin Plugin
Gravatars Yes Plugin Plugin Plugin
Open-ID Support Client + Server Client Client + Server  
Extended FeaturesGeeklog Detailsb2evolution DetailsMovable Type DetailsWordpress Details
Plugin System Yes Yes Yes Yes
Photo Gallery Plugin Yes Plugin Plugin
Polls / Surveys Plugin Plugin Plugin Plugin
Search Engine Optional Yes Yes Yes
Custom Pages Yes Yes Yes Yes
Google Sitemap   Yes Plugin Plugin
WorkflowGeeklog Detailsb2evolution DetailsMovable Type DetailsWordpress Details
Content Approval Yes Yes Yes No
Versioning No   Yes No
Article Publishing scheduled scheduled scheduled simple
Comment Moderation Queue No Yes Yes Yes
InteroperabilityGeeklog Detailsb2evolution DetailsMovable Type DetailsWordpress Details
Content Import   WordPress, Movable Type, Blogger, LiveJournal, b2/Cafelog Greymatter, NewsPro, Blogger.com, own format, WordPress WXR from 22 other blog systems
Content Export     Yes Wordpress Extended2.jawwormikXML
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 Detailsb2evolution DetailsMovable Type DetailsWordpress Details
E-Mail Notifications Yes Yes Yes Yes
Themes / Skins Yes Yes Yes Yes
Trash No Yes Yes No
Web Statistics Yes Yes Plugin Plugin
Web-based Style / Template Management No Yes Yes Yes
Comment Administration Yes Yes Yes Yes
SyndicationGeeklog Detailsb2evolution DetailsMovable Type DetailsWordpress 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   Yes No
ATOM 1.0 Yes Yes Yes Yes
Podcasting/VideocastingGeeklog Detailsb2evolution DetailsMovable Type DetailsWordpress Details
Podcast Feeds No Yes Plugin Yes
ID3-Tag Editor     Yes No
YouTube Support   Yes Plugin No
Media Converter     No No
Phone2Podcast Support     No No
Last updated2013-01-202008-01-282008-10-112007-03-01

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