Feature Comparison

General FeaturesWheatblog DetailsFlatPress DetailsJlog DetailsLoudblog Details
Version 1.1 0.1010 1.0.2 0.6
Release Date 6/30/06 January 24, 2009 2007-01-09 2006-12-09
Author Wheat, Josh, Pete NoWhereMan (Edoardo Vacchi) and FlatPress Team Jeena Paradies / team Gerrit van Aaken
URL wheatblog.sourceforge.net www.flatpress.org jeenaparadies.net loudblog.de
Free and Open Source Yes Yes Yes Yes
License GPL GPLv2 GPL 2 GPL
License Cost/ Fee $0.00 Free   0
Development status Beta Beta Mature Beta
Interface Languages XHTML, CSS English, Italian, Deutsch, many other available German, English, Italian about 10
Multi-User Support No   No Yes
Multi-Site Deployment No No No No
System RequirementsWheatblog DetailsFlatPress DetailsJlog DetailsLoudblog Details
Programming Language PHP, SQL PHP4, compatible with 5 PHP PHP
Operating System Linux, Unix, OS X, Windows Platform Independent   all
Webserver Apache Apache, works on IIS   Apache, IIS
Root Access No No No No
Other Requirements MySQL or SQLite      
DatastorageWheatblog DetailsFlatPress DetailsJlog DetailsLoudblog Details
Text Files No Yes No No
MySQL Yes No Yes Yes
PostgreSQL No No No No
Oracle No No No No
SQLite Yes No No Yes
BerkeleyDB No No No No
MS SQL Server No No No No
Other        
Anti-SpamWheatblog DetailsFlatPress DetailsJlog DetailsLoudblog Details
Akismet Support No Plugin Plugin No
Word Blacklist No Plugin No No
IP Ban List No   No No
CAPTCHA Yes Plugin No No
Other Anti-Spam mechanisms       Definable Questions
User Access FeaturesWheatblog DetailsFlatPress DetailsJlog DetailsLoudblog Details
ACL   No    
Audit Log No No    
LDAP Authentication No      
Other Authentication        
SupportWheatblog DetailsFlatPress DetailsJlog DetailsLoudblog Details
Commercial Support   No Yes No
Online Help wheatblog.sourceforge.net www.flatpress.org   loudblog.de
Issue Tracker sourceforge.net www.flatpress.org jeenaparadies.net  
Books None None None None
Support Forum sourceforge.net www.flatpress.org   loudblog.de
Mailing List sourceforge.net sourceforge.net    
IRC-Channel        
Blogging FeaturesWheatblog DetailsFlatPress DetailsJlog DetailsLoudblog Details
Categorization Single Multiple Multiple Multiple
Tags No Plugin No No
Archiving No Yes Yes No
Trackback No   No No
Pingback No   Send+Receive No
Ping Service Support No   Optional Yes
Link- / Blogroll Yes Yes No No
Protected Posts No   No  
Blog by Email No   No No
Blog by SMS/MMS No   No No
Blog API   WordPress (plugin)   none
Post EditingWheatblog DetailsFlatPress DetailsJlog DetailsLoudblog Details
Multi-paged posts     No No
Spell Checker No No No No
WYSIWYG Editor No Plugin No No
Undo No   No No
Syntax Highlighting No Plugin No No
File Upload No Yes Yes Yes
Asset Management No     No
Emoticon Images No Plugin No No
Comment FeaturesWheatblog DetailsFlatPress DetailsJlog DetailsLoudblog Details
Comment Layout Flat Flat Flat Flat
Feeds for Comments No Yes Plugin Yes
E-Mail on Followup No Yes Optional No
Gravatars No Patch Plugin No
Open-ID Support None   None None
Extended FeaturesWheatblog DetailsFlatPress DetailsJlog DetailsLoudblog Details
Plugin System No Yes Yes Yes
Photo Gallery No Plugin No No
Polls / Surveys No   No No
Search Engine No Yes Yes No
Custom Pages No Yes Yes No
Google Sitemap No Patch No No
WorkflowWheatblog DetailsFlatPress DetailsJlog DetailsLoudblog Details
Content Approval No Yes No Yes
Versioning No   No No
Article Publishing simple simple simple scheduled
Comment Moderation Queue No No No No
InteroperabilityWheatblog DetailsFlatPress DetailsJlog DetailsLoudblog Details
Content Import   SimplePHPBlog (native, almost), CuteNews, WordPress   none
Content Export   SimplePHPBlog (native, almost), WordPress RSS via RSS
Unicode Support   Yes No Yes
WebDAV Support No   No Yes
HTML Output XHTML 1.1 XHTML 1.0 Strict XHTML 1.0 Strict XHTML 1.0 Strict
Friendly URLs   Yes Yes No
AdministrationWheatblog DetailsFlatPress DetailsJlog DetailsLoudblog Details
E-Mail Notifications Yes Yes Yes Yes
Themes / Skins Yes Yes Yes Yes
Trash No No   No
Web Statistics No Plugin No Yes
Web-based Style / Template Management No No No Yes
Comment Administration Yes Yes Yes Yes
SyndicationWheatblog DetailsFlatPress DetailsJlog DetailsLoudblog Details
RSS 0.9x No     No
RSS 1.0 Yes     No
RSS 2.0 No Yes Yes Yes
ATOM 0.3 No     No
ATOM 1.0 No Yes   No
Podcasting/VideocastingWheatblog DetailsFlatPress DetailsJlog DetailsLoudblog Details
Podcast Feeds No Plugin No Yes
ID3-Tag Editor No   No Yes
YouTube Support No Yes No No
Media Converter No   No No
Phone2Podcast Support No   No No
Last updated2007-01-182011-01-312007-01-192007-01-27

Sponsored Links:

A service brought to you by the fine people of CosmoCode.