Battle Blog vs. Wordpress vs. Blogger vs. FlatPress

General Features Battle Blog Wordpress Blogger FlatPress
Version
1.0d
2.0.7
N/A
0.1010
Release Date
2006-11-07 (13 years ago)
2007-01-14 (13 years ago)
N/A
2009-01-23 (11 years ago)
Last Update here
2020-02-05 (24 days ago)
2020-02-05 (24 days ago)
2020-02-05 (24 days ago)
2020-02-05 (24 days ago)
Author
David Pinero
WordPress Development Team
Google Inc.
NoWhereMan (Edoardo Vacchi) and FlatPress Team
URL
Free and Open Source
Yes
Yes
N/A
Yes
License
GPL
GPL
N/A
GPLv2
License Cost/ Fee
0
0
Free
Development status
Mature
Mature
N/A
Beta
Interface Languages
0
0
0
0
Multi-User Support
Unknown
Yes
Yes
Unknown
Multi-Site Deployment
Unknown
No
No
No
Hosting Features Battle Blog Wordpress Blogger FlatPress
Storage Quota
N/A
N/A
None
N/A
Bandwidth Quota
N/A
N/A
None
N/A
Other Limits
N/A
N/A
None
N/A
Corporate Branding
N/A
N/A
No
N/A
Own Domain
N/A
N/A
No
N/A
Ads allowed
N/A
N/A
Yes
N/A
Topic Restrictions
N/A
N/A
No Spam, Hate Speech or Commercial Pornography
N/A
System Requirements Battle Blog Wordpress Blogger FlatPress
Programming Language
Classic ASP
PHP
N/A
PHP4, compatible with 5
Operating System
Windows
Windows, Linux, Mac, Unix, others
N/A
Platform Independent
Webserver
IIS 4.0+
Anything with PHP
N/A
Apache, works on IIS
Root Access
No
No
N/A
No
Other Requirements
N/A
Datastorage Battle Blog Wordpress Blogger FlatPress
Text Files
No
No
N/A
Yes
MySQL
No
Yes
N/A
No
PostgreSQL
No
No
N/A
No
Oracle
No
No
N/A
No
SQLite
No
No
N/A
No
BerkeleyDB
No
No
N/A
No
MS SQL Server
No
No
N/A
No
Other
MS Access
None
N/A
Anti-Spam Battle Blog Wordpress Blogger FlatPress
Akismet Support
Unknown
Yes
N/A
Plugin
Word Blacklist
Unknown
Plugin
No
Plugin
IP Ban List
Unknown
Plugin
No
Unknown
CAPTCHA
Yes
Plugin
Yes
Plugin
Other Anti-Spam mechanisms
various other plugins
Comments can be restricted to other Blogger users only
User Access Features Battle Blog Wordpress Blogger FlatPress
ACL
No
Yes
No
No
Audit Log
No
No
No
No
LDAP Authentication
Unknown
No
N/A
Unknown
Other Authentication
None
N/A
Support Battle Blog Wordpress Blogger FlatPress
Commercial Support
No
Yes
No
No
Online Help
http://codex.wordpress.org/Main_Page
http://help.blogger.com/
http://www.flatpress.org/forums/
Issue Tracker
http://trac.wordpress.org/
http://knownissues.blogspot.com/
http://www.flatpress.org/forums/
Books
5+
None
None
Support Forum
Mailing List
IRC-Channel
Blogging Features Battle Blog Wordpress Blogger FlatPress
Categorization
Multiple
Multiple
None
Multiple
Tags
No
Plugin
No
Plugin
Archiving
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Trackback
No
Send+Receive
No
Pingback
No
Send+Receive
No
Ping Service Support
No
Yes
No
Unknown
Link- / Blogroll
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Protected Posts
Unknown
Yes
No
Unknown
Blog by Email
Unknown
Yes
Yes
Unknown
Blog by SMS/MMS
Unknown
Unknown
Yes
Unknown
Blog API
metaWeblog, MovableType
Blogger data API
WordPress (plugin)
Post Editing Battle Blog Wordpress Blogger FlatPress
Multi-paged posts
Yes
Yes
No
No
Spell Checker
Plugin
Yes
Yes
No
WYSIWYG Editor
No
Optional
Yes
Plugin
Undo
Unknown
No
Unknown
Unknown
Syntax Highlighting
Unknown
Plugin
No
Plugin
File Upload
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Asset Management
Unknown
Plugin
No
Unknown
Emoticon Images
Unknown
Yes
No
Plugin
Comment Features Battle Blog Wordpress Blogger FlatPress
Comment Layout
Flat
Flat
Flat
Flat
Feeds for Comments
No
Yes
No
Yes
E-Mail on Followup
Yes
Plugin
No
Yes
Gravatars
No
Plugin
No
Patch
Open-ID Support
None
Extended Features Battle Blog Wordpress Blogger FlatPress
Plugin System
No
Yes
No
Yes
Photo Gallery
No
Plugin
No
Plugin
Polls / Surveys
No
Plugin
No
Unknown
Search Engine
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Custom Pages
Yes
Yes
No
Yes
Google Sitemap
Unknown
Plugin
No
Patch
Workflow Battle Blog Wordpress Blogger FlatPress
Content Approval
Yes
No
No
Yes
Versioning
No
No
No
No
Article Publishing
simple
simple
simple
Comment Moderation Queue
No
Yes
Yes
No
Interoperability Battle Blog Wordpress Blogger FlatPress
Content Import
from 22 other blog systems
none
SimplePHPBlog (native, almost), CuteNews, WordPress
Content Export
Wordpress Extended2.jawwormikXML
HTML via FTP/SFTP
SimplePHPBlog (native, almost), WordPress
Unicode Support
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
WebDAV Support
Unknown
Unknown
No
Unknown
HTML Output
XHTML 1.0 Transitional
XHTML 1.0 Strict
XHTML 1.0 Strict
Friendly URLs
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Administration Battle Blog Wordpress Blogger FlatPress
E-Mail Notifications
Yes
Yes
Optional
Yes
Themes / Skins
Optional
Yes
Yes
Yes
Trash
No
No
No
No
Web Statistics
Unknown
Plugin
No
Plugin
Web-based Style / Template Management
No
Yes
Yes
No
Comment Administration
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Syndication Battle Blog Wordpress Blogger FlatPress
RSS 0.9x
No
Yes
No
No
RSS 1.0
No
Yes
No
No
RSS 2.0
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
ATOM 0.3
No
No
Yes
No
ATOM 1.0
No
Yes
No
Yes
Podcasting/Videocasting Battle Blog Wordpress Blogger FlatPress
Podcast Feeds
No
Yes
No
Plugin
ID3-Tag Editor
No
No
No
Unknown
YouTube Support
No
No
No
Yes
Media Converter
No
No
No
Unknown
Phone2Podcast Support
No
No
No
Unknown
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