blogSpirit vs. Pebble vs. Wordpress vs. Ignition

General Features blogSpirit Pebble Wordpress Ignition
Version
5.0
2.5.1
2.0.7
1.0
Release Date
2007
29/11/2010
2007-01-14 (17 years ago)
2013-09-16 (10 years ago)
Last Update here
2020-02-05 (4 years ago)
2020-02-05 (4 years ago)
2020-02-05 (4 years ago)
2020-02-05 (4 years ago)
Author
blogSpirit
Simon Brown
WordPress Development Team
Jacob Roeland
URL
Free and Open Source
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
License
From $0 to Enterprise
BSD
GPL
GNU GPL v3
License Cost/ Fee
From $0 to Enterprise
0
0
Free
Development status
Mature
Mature
Mature
Beta
Interface Languages
0
0
0
0
Multi-User Support
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
Multi-Site Deployment
Yes
Yes
No
No
Hosting Features blogSpirit Pebble Wordpress Ignition
Storage Quota
does not apply
N/A
N/A
N/A
Bandwidth Quota
does not apply
N/A
N/A
N/A
Other Limits
does not apply
N/A
N/A
N/A
Corporate Branding
No
N/A
N/A
N/A
Own Domain
Yes
N/A
N/A
N/A
Ads allowed
Yes
N/A
N/A
N/A
Topic Restrictions
does not apply
N/A
N/A
N/A
System Requirements blogSpirit Pebble Wordpress Ignition
Programming Language
PHP
Java
PHP
PHP
Operating System
Linux
Windows, Linux, Mac, Unix
Windows, Linux, Mac, Unix, others
Tested in Windows and Linux
Webserver
Apache
Any Java Application Server
Anything with PHP
Tested in Apache only; should work on others
Root Access
No
No
No
No
Other Requirements
None
Datastorage blogSpirit Pebble Wordpress Ignition
Text Files
No
Yes
No
Yes
MySQL
Yes
No
Yes
No
PostgreSQL
No
No
No
No
Oracle
No
No
No
No
SQLite
No
No
No
No
BerkeleyDB
No
No
No
No
MS SQL Server
No
No
No
No
Other
None
None
Anti-Spam blogSpirit Pebble Wordpress Ignition
Akismet Support
No
No
Yes
No
Word Blacklist
Yes
Optional
Plugin
No
IP Ban List
Yes
Optional
Plugin
No
CAPTCHA
Yes
Optional
Plugin
No
Other Anti-Spam mechanisms
Antispam spirit
various other plugins
User Access Features blogSpirit Pebble Wordpress Ignition
ACL
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
Audit Log
No
Yes
No
No
LDAP Authentication
No
Plugin
No
No
Other Authentication
DNA SSO
None
Support blogSpirit Pebble Wordpress Ignition
Commercial Support
Yes
No
Yes
No
Online Help
www.blogspirit.com/fr/kb/
http://pebble.sourceforge.net
http://codex.wordpress.org/Main_Page
https://github.com/jacroe/ignition/issues
Issue Tracker
DNA/ys
http://open.jira.com/browse/PEBBLE
http://trac.wordpress.org/
https://github.com/jacroe/ignition/issues
Books
1
None
5+
None
Support Forum
Mailing List
IRC-Channel
Blogging Features blogSpirit Pebble Wordpress Ignition
Categorization
Multiple
Multiple
Multiple
Single
Tags
Yes
Yes
Plugin
No
Archiving
Yes
No
Yes
Yes
Trackback
Send+Receive
Send+Receive
Send+Receive
No
Pingback
Send+Receive
No
Send+Receive
No
Ping Service Support
No
No
Yes
No
Link- / Blogroll
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
Protected Posts
No
Yes
Yes
No
Blog by Email
Yes
No
Yes
No
Blog by SMS/MMS
No
No
Unknown
No
Blog API
XML-RPC and Atom
metaWeblog, MovableType
Post Editing blogSpirit Pebble Wordpress Ignition
Multi-paged posts
Yes
No
Yes
No
Spell Checker
Yes
No
Yes
No
WYSIWYG Editor
Yes
Yes
Optional
No
Undo
Yes
No
No
No
Syntax Highlighting
Yes
Yes
Plugin
No
File Upload
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
Asset Management
Yes
Yes
Plugin
No
Emoticon Images
No
No
Yes
Yes
Comment Features blogSpirit Pebble Wordpress Ignition
Comment Layout
Flat
Threaded
Flat
None
Feeds for Comments
No
Yes
Yes
No
E-Mail on Followup
Yes
Yes
Plugin
No
Gravatars
No
No
Plugin
No
Open-ID Support
None
Client
None
Extended Features blogSpirit Pebble Wordpress Ignition
Plugin System
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
Photo Gallery
Yes
Plugin
Plugin
No
Polls / Surveys
No
No
Plugin
No
Search Engine
No
Yes
Yes
No
Custom Pages
No
Yes
Yes
Optional
Google Sitemap
No
Plugin
Plugin
No
Workflow blogSpirit Pebble Wordpress Ignition
Content Approval
No
No
No
No
Versioning
No
No
No
No
Article Publishing
scheduled
simple
simple
simple
Comment Moderation Queue
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
Interoperability blogSpirit Pebble Wordpress Ignition
Content Import
Movable Type, blogSpirit
atom/rss
from 22 other blog systems
Content Export
blogSpirit
atom/rss
Wordpress Extended2.jawwormikXML
Unicode Support
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
WebDAV Support
No
No
Unknown
No
HTML Output
XHTML 1.0 Transitional
HTML 4
XHTML 1.0 Transitional
HTML 4
Friendly URLs
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Administration blogSpirit Pebble Wordpress Ignition
E-Mail Notifications
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
Themes / Skins
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Trash
Yes
No
No
No
Web Statistics
Yes
Yes
Plugin
No
Web-based Style / Template Management
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
Comment Administration
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
Syndication blogSpirit Pebble Wordpress Ignition
RSS 0.9x
No
No
Yes
No
RSS 1.0
No
No
Yes
No
RSS 2.0
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
ATOM 0.3
No
No
No
No
ATOM 1.0
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
Podcasting/Videocasting blogSpirit Pebble Wordpress Ignition
Podcast Feeds
No
No
Yes
No
ID3-Tag Editor
No
No
No
No
YouTube Support
Yes
No
No
No
Media Converter
No
No
No
No
Phone2Podcast Support
No
No
No
No
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