WordPress for Mobile

WordPress for Mobile

Download Editors' Rating:
5
Spectacular
Average User Rating:
5.0
out of 3 votes

Quick Specs

  • Version:
    2.6
  • Total Downloads:
    6,816
  • Date Added:
    Jul. 23, 2008
  • Price:
    Free

Editors' Review

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Originally intended for blogging, but customizable into just about any configuration, WordPress is the Firefox of content management systems. Extensible and proud of it, the program itself is known for having one of the simplest installations of any content management system.

The ZIP file comes with instructions on how to install WordPress on to your server. You must use an FTP client, and obviously you must have administrator-level rights to your server first. The software bills itself as having a world-famous 5-minute installation process, and assuming nothing goes wrong that's probably not far from the truth. Documentation at their Web site is extensive, clear, and concise.

There is an installation-free version available at WordPress.com, where bloggers who want the feel but not the responsibility of managing their CMS can register and blog at will. If you're willing to take on a bit more of a challenge, the WordPress support forums haven't failed us yet in answering even our most difficult questions.

Without a doubt, the ease with which users can install updates and incorporate plug-ins are the best tool that WordPress provides. The extension library is impressively deep, and can be used for such large-scale changes as turning your blog into a photo gallery or online store, or something as basic as changing your theme, or configuring regular database backups. WordPress is highly recommended for those who want a hands-on approach to their blogging and content managing software, but it's not for beginners.

 
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5 stars

"Beats the Crap out of Blogger and the others."

October 04, 2008  |  By BlitzBoy1120

 |  Version: WordPress 2.6

Pros

Everything. Dashboard design, plug ins, thousands of themes, easy to use, no hassle 3 minute installation (for me), overall lightness, google gears compatibility, and so much more. Amazing.

Cons

I couldn't find any.

Summary

It doesn't matter if you're a Blogger or not. You can edit Wordpress (the theme actually) so that it fits your needs. Forget Blogger and b2evolution. Wordpress is open source, free and amazing.

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Full Specifications

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What's new in version 2.6
Version 2.6 adds several new user and developer features, including the display of captions alongside images in posts and pages, sorting of galleries, the Press This bookmarklet, a theme previewer, and better version/revision features.
General
Publisher WordPress.org
Publisher web site http://wordpress.org/
Release Date July 23, 2008
Date Added July 23, 2008
Version 2.6
Category
Category Internet Software
Subcategory Blogging Software & Tools
Operating Systems
Operating Systems Windows Vista, Windows 98, Windows 95, Windows 2000, Windows Me, Windows 3.x, Mobile, Windows XP, Windows NT
Additional Requirements Windows, PHP 4.1, MySQL 3.23.23
Download Information
File Size 1.44MB
File Name wordpress-2.6.zip
Popularity
Total Downloads 6,816
Downloads Last Week 8
Pricing
License Model Free
Limitations Not available
Price Free

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