Silverstripe was put together by a New Zealand based company that strongly believes in open source applications. SilverStripe is named “Most Promising Open Source Content Management System” in Packt Publishing’s 2008 CMS Awards. The CMS works well because it looks and acts a little bit more like a desktop application than a traditional web-based CMS.
Current Version: 2.3.1
Hosting: Own Server
Source: Open Source
License: BSD License
It handles pages, images, and forms easily. It also adds nice features like the ability to send out newsletters, view statistics, and manage comments from within the application. This ties everything together nicely. Their Sapphire framework looks like it would be easy to create themes and extend your website with their helpful documentation.
The interface might be a little intimidating to those people who don’t have any technical knowledge. It has a lot of options that can be chosen that the viewer might not know what to do with right away.
- Silverstripe Home Best place for extensions, help and downloads
- SilverStripe Demo Try it out for yourself
- Silverstripe Blog Where to find out about new releases and such
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