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Grav vs Dotclear: What are the differences?

What is Grav? A modern open source flat-file CMS. It is a free, open-source and self-hosted content management system (CMS) based on the PHP programming language and Symfony web application framework. It uses a flat file database for both backend and frontend. It is more widely used, and growing at a faster rate, than other leading flat-file CMS competitors.

What is Dotclear? An open-source blog publishing application distributed under the GNU GPLv2. It can be automatically or manually installed and once the process is done, it lets users manage different aspects of single or multiple blogs.Since Its aim is to make blogging easy even for those without coding knowledge, the platform provides themes.

Grav and Dotclear belong to "Self-Hosted Blogging / CMS" category of the tech stack.

Some of the features offered by Grav are:

  • Twig
  • YAML
  • Markdown

On the other hand, Dotclear provides the following key features:

  • Rich Text Editor
  • Individual Pages
  • Tags & Categories

Grav is an open source tool with 11.3K GitHub stars and 1.13K GitHub forks. Here's a link to Grav's open source repository on GitHub.

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Pros of Dotclear
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      Easy to Update
    • 3
      No Databases
    • 2
      Fast Performance
    • 2
      Extensive Plugins
    • 2
      Strong Security
    • 2
      Full Control over customisation + functionality
    • 1
      Ligth storage use

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    Cons of Dotclear
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      • 2
        Not easily to intergrate as an eCommerce (yet)

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      What is Dotclear?

      It can be automatically or manually installed and once the process is done, it lets users manage different aspects of single or multiple blogs.Since Its aim is to make blogging easy even for those without coding knowledge, the platform provides themes.

      What is Grav?

      It is a free, open-source and self-hosted content management system (CMS) based on the PHP programming language and Symfony web application framework. It uses a flat file database for both backend and frontend. It is more widely used, and growing at a faster rate, than other leading flat-file CMS competitors.

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