Can anybody tell me whether they are having any success with any opensource CMS scripts. I have hunted high and low looking for a good solution but am yet to find one. Maybe I am not looking in the right places. Would welcome any feedback.
9:06 pm on Apr 1, 2003 (gmt 0)
I have no problems whatsoever with my CMS and Google.
10:38 pm on Apr 1, 2003 (gmt 0)
Only the CMS packages that put session IDs in the URLs would be likely to give Google "trouble" spidering I imagine.
12:19 am on Apr 2, 2003 (gmt 0)
For PHP-Nuke, you will have to use Apache's mod_rewrite to convert dynamic URLs to static (and searchable) ones. There are some threads on nukeforums about this.
1:27 am on Apr 2, 2003 (gmt 0)
I use movable type and have had no problems with google. I really dig it, too. It makes pages with reasonable URLs, and you can use it to make sites that don't look and act like they're generated from some cheesy tool. I don't know what you're looking for in a "CMS", but movable type may do it for you.
Or, look into bricolage. It's an HTML::Mason tool that will do most anything you please. It's slick.
4:00 am on Apr 2, 2003 (gmt 0)
openacs boggled my mind. I can't tell exactly how well it would work from browsing their web site.
Definitely MoveableType is a great package, and Bloxom looks promising, and is something I'm going to be playing with soon.