SamePage vs. b2evolution vs. blogSpirit vs. Cakewalk Blogs

General Features SamePage b2evolution blogSpirit Cakewalk Blogs
Version
3.3
2.4
5.0
N/A
Release Date
3.3
2006-12-01 (13 years ago)
2007
N/A
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
eTouch Systems
Francois Planque / evoTeam
blogSpirit
Kirk Carter, Service First Webmasters, Inc.
URL
Free and Open Source
No
Yes
No
N/A
License
Commercial
GPL
From $0 to Enterprise
N/A
License Cost/ Fee
Pls check www.etouch.net
0 - Free
From $0 to Enterprise
Free
Development status
Mature
Mature
Mature
N/A
Interface Languages
0
10
Danish, German, English, Finnish, French, Indonesian, Italian, Japanese, Dutch, Swedish
0
0
Multi-User Support
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
Multi-Site Deployment
Optional
Yes
Yes
Unknown
Hosting Features SamePage b2evolution blogSpirit Cakewalk Blogs
Storage Quota
None
N/A
does not apply
none
Bandwidth Quota
None
N/A
does not apply
none
Other Limits
None
N/A
does not apply
none
Corporate Branding
Yes
N/A
No
No
Own Domain
Optional
N/A
Yes
Yes
Ads allowed
No
N/A
Yes
No
Topic Restrictions
No pornography
N/A
does not apply
No spam, porn or hate speech
System Requirements SamePage b2evolution blogSpirit Cakewalk Blogs
Programming Language
Java
PHP
PHP
N/A
Operating System
Windows/Linux/Solaris
Linux, Windows or other
Linux
N/A
Webserver
Bundled with Tomcat. Can be proxied via webserver of choice
Apache, IIS or other
Apache
N/A
Root Access
No
No
No
N/A
Other Requirements
Oracle 9i/10G, JSDK1.4
None
N/A
Datastorage SamePage b2evolution blogSpirit Cakewalk Blogs
Text Files
No
No
No
N/A
MySQL
No
Yes
Yes
N/A
PostgreSQL
No
No
No
N/A
Oracle
Yes
No
No
N/A
SQLite
No
No
No
N/A
BerkeleyDB
No
No
No
N/A
MS SQL Server
No
No
No
N/A
Other
(must overload DB abstraction class)
None
N/A
Anti-Spam SamePage b2evolution blogSpirit Cakewalk Blogs
Akismet Support
No
Plugin
No
N/A
Word Blacklist
No
Yes
Yes
Unknown
IP Ban List
No
Plugin
Yes
Unknown
CAPTCHA
Yes
Plugin
Yes
Yes
Other Anti-Spam mechanisms
Moderated Comments
several specialized antispam plugins
Antispam spirit
No trackbacks, no links in comments
User Access Features SamePage b2evolution blogSpirit Cakewalk Blogs
ACL
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
Audit Log
Yes
Yes
No
No
LDAP Authentication
Yes
Plugin
No
N/A
Other Authentication
Single-Sign On
OpenID plugin
DNA SSO
N/A
Support SamePage b2evolution blogSpirit Cakewalk Blogs
Commercial Support
Yes
No
Yes
No
Online Help
Available
http://manual.b2evolution.net/
www.blogspirit.com/fr/kb/
Context sensitive, online help
Issue Tracker
support.etouch.net
DNA/ys
Not yet
Books
1
Support Forum
Mailing List
IRC-Channel
#b2evolution on irc.freenode.net
Blogging Features SamePage b2evolution blogSpirit Cakewalk Blogs
Categorization
Multiple
Multiple
Multiple
None
Tags
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Archiving
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Trackback
Send+Receive
Send+Receive
Send+Receive
No
Pingback
No
Send+Receive
No
Ping Service Support
Optional
Yes
No
Yes
Link- / Blogroll
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Protected Posts
Yes
Yes
No
No
Blog by Email
No
Yes
Yes
No
Blog by SMS/MMS
No
Unknown
No
No
Blog API
Can be provided on request
blogger, metweblog, atom, b2
XML-RPC and Atom
None
Post Editing SamePage b2evolution blogSpirit Cakewalk Blogs
Multi-paged posts
No
Yes
Yes
No
Spell Checker
Yes
Plugin
Yes
Yes
WYSIWYG Editor
Yes
Plugin
Yes
Yes
Undo
Yes
No
Yes
Yes
Syntax Highlighting
No
Plugin
Yes
No
File Upload
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
Asset Management
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
Emoticon Images
Yes
Plugin
No
No
Comment Features SamePage b2evolution blogSpirit Cakewalk Blogs
Comment Layout
Flat
Flat
Flat
Flat
Feeds for Comments
Yes
Yes
No
No
E-Mail on Followup
Optional
Yes
Yes
No
Gravatars
Unknown
Plugin
No
No
Open-ID Support
Client
None
None
Extended Features SamePage b2evolution blogSpirit Cakewalk Blogs
Plugin System
No
Yes
Yes
No
Photo Gallery
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
Polls / Surveys
Optional
Plugin
No
No
Search Engine
Yes
Yes
No
Yes
Custom Pages
No
Yes
No
Yes
Google Sitemap
Optional
Yes
No
Yes
Workflow SamePage b2evolution blogSpirit Cakewalk Blogs
Content Approval
No
Yes
No
No
Versioning
Yes
No
No
No
Article Publishing
simple
scheduled
scheduled
scheduled
Comment Moderation Queue
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Interoperability SamePage b2evolution blogSpirit Cakewalk Blogs
Content Import
Using custom import framework
WordPress, Movable Type, Blogger, LiveJournal, b2/Cafelog
Movable Type, blogSpirit
Plain text, HTML, MSWord
Content Export
No
blogSpirit
None
Unicode Support
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
WebDAV Support
No
Unknown
No
No
HTML Output
HTML 4
XHTML 1.0 Transitional
XHTML 1.0 Transitional
XHTML 1.0 Transitional
Friendly URLs
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Administration SamePage b2evolution blogSpirit Cakewalk Blogs
E-Mail Notifications
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Themes / Skins
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Trash
No
Yes
Yes
No
Web Statistics
Optional
Yes
Yes
Yes
Web-based Style / Template Management
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Comment Administration
Optional
Yes
Yes
Yes
Syndication SamePage b2evolution blogSpirit Cakewalk Blogs
RSS 0.9x
No
Yes
No
No
RSS 1.0
Yes
Yes
No
No
RSS 2.0
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
ATOM 0.3
No
No
No
No
ATOM 1.0
No
Yes
Yes
No
Podcasting/Videocasting SamePage b2evolution blogSpirit Cakewalk Blogs
Podcast Feeds
Unknown
Yes
No
No
ID3-Tag Editor
Unknown
Unknown
No
No
YouTube Support
Optional
Yes
Yes
No
Media Converter
Unknown
Unknown
No
No
Phone2Podcast Support
Unknown
Unknown
No
No
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