Feature List

General FeaturesNucleusCMS Details
Version 3.24
Release Date Nov 11, 2006
Author Wouter Demuynck and others
URL nucleuscms.org
Free and Open Source Yes
License GPL
License Cost/ Fee free
Development status Mature
Interface Languages English and others
Multi-User Support Yes
Multi-Site Deployment Yes
System RequirementsNucleusCMS Details
Programming Language PHP
Operating System Linux, Windows, UNIX
Webserver Apache with PHP
Root Access No
Other Requirements  
DatastorageNucleusCMS Details
Text Files No
PostgreSQL No
Oracle No
SQLite No
BerkeleyDB No
MS SQL Server No
Anti-SpamNucleusCMS Details
Akismet Support Plugin
Word Blacklist Plugin
IP Ban List Plugin
Other Anti-Spam mechanisms SpamBayes, MBL
User Access FeaturesNucleusCMS Details
Audit Log No
LDAP Authentication No
Other Authentication  
SupportNucleusCMS Details
Commercial Support No
Online Help faq.nucleuscms.org
Issue Tracker dev.nucleuscms.org
Books 1
Support Forum forum.nucleuscms.org
Mailing List yes
IRC-Channel none
Blogging FeaturesNucleusCMS Details
Categorization Single
Tags Plugin
Archiving Yes
Trackback Send+Receive
Pingback No
Ping Service Support Plugin
Link- / Blogroll Plugin
Protected Posts Plugin
Blog by Email Plugin
Blog by SMS/MMS Plugin
Blog API Blogger, metaWeblog and MovableType XML-RPC API
Post EditingNucleusCMS Details
Multi-paged posts Yes
Spell Checker Plugin
WYSIWYG Editor Plugin
Undo No
Syntax Highlighting Plugin
File Upload Yes
Asset Management  
Emoticon Images Plugin
Comment FeaturesNucleusCMS Details
Comment Layout Flat
Feeds for Comments Plugin
E-Mail on Followup Plugin
Gravatars Plugin
Open-ID Support None
Extended FeaturesNucleusCMS Details
Plugin System Yes
Photo Gallery Plugin
Polls / Surveys Plugin
Search Engine Yes
Custom Pages Yes
Google Sitemap Plugin
WorkflowNucleusCMS Details
Content Approval Plugin
Versioning Yes
Article Publishing scheduled
Comment Moderation Queue Yes
InteroperabilityNucleusCMS Details
Content Import yes
Content Export backup to SQL
Unicode Support Yes
WebDAV Support No
HTML Output XHTML 1.0 Strict
Friendly URLs Yes
AdministrationNucleusCMS Details
E-Mail Notifications Yes
Themes / Skins Yes
Trash No
Web Statistics Yes
Web-based Style / Template Management Yes
Comment Administration Yes
SyndicationNucleusCMS Details
RSS 0.9x Yes
RSS 1.0 Yes
RSS 2.0 Yes
ATOM 0.3 Yes
ATOM 1.0  
Podcasting/VideocastingNucleusCMS Details
Podcast Feeds Plugin
ID3-Tag Editor No
YouTube Support No
Media Converter No
Phone2Podcast Support No


A PHP/MySQL based blogging software. It allows user to create and maintain one or more blog on the same setup. It also support multiple authors. Many new features can be added via plugins.

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