By | January 26, 2011

b2evolution is a content management system, most likely used for multi-blog publishing, and multi-user blogging activities. It is an open source application written in PHP and works with MySQL database. The CMS is follower of popular b2/cafelog in its time and developed by François Planque since 2003, as a continuation of version 0.6.1.

The most important advantage of this content management system is; it is easy and convenient to install and update. Even though the large number of different functions can easily cope up as well. This CMS can be installed on any LAMP server within few minutes. In the latest release of the b2evolution user does not need any editing configuration files, as this task performs the installation program or the admin control panel.

One of the identifying features of b2evolution is the ability to manage simultaneously multiple blogs from one admin panel. The latest release of b2evolution includes too many features such as a public spam filter, whereby in one centralized blacklist receive information about all blocked sites and IP addresses from all blogs running on b2evolution. The easily editable templates, and themes can be assigned  to each of the blog. Localized in several languages, is widely described Developer API plug-in, which makes it easy to extend the functionality of your blog.

b2evolution includes skinnable interface (blog templates and themes), Spam filter, multiple users and authors, plug-ins framework, advanced categorization, localization in several languages, integrated stats, easy installation and upgrade through admin control panel by using Fantastico/Softaculous, Web standard compliance, true work flow, multiple blogs, threaded comments and many more.