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Barnraiser announced the first release of beacon

Item posted by tom calthrop <barnraiser> on Tue 31 May 2005 10:26:17 PM UTC.

We are very happy to announce the release of beacon, our very simple date and category driven web site publishing system. It looks like a Blog, but behaves like a Wiki.


  • Wiki article formatting and linking
  • Hierarchical categorisation of articles
  • Customisable menus
  • File upload and inclusion in article content
  • RSS feed
  • Article commenting
  • Open or restricted editing
  • Templated design
  • Captcha security
  • Database abstraction layer (works with many types of database)
  • Multilingual (content and interface)
  • Spellchecking

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