Textpattern is a Content Management System (CMS) for running a website without dependency on software installed on a computer.
A flexible, elegant and easy-to-use content management a system, Textpattern is both free and open source CMS. Sites published with Textpattern development can utilize unlimited registered contributors, each of whom may be assigned privileges by the publisher of the site. Installation and management plugins that extend Textpattern's abilities is straightforward. Overall, is a good contender of Wordpress CMS and MovableType although it's not the trendiest publishing software out here.
Textpattern is web applications designed to support overcome these and other hurdles to publishing online, and to simplify the production of well-structured, standards-compliant web page.
Textpattern support a number of features and conveniences to users, site administrators and developers, including:
> Have a text-to-HTML converter which permits users to publish content without learning HTML.
> Preview of both the final "look" of content and of its XHTML.
> Standard-compliant XHTML and CSS "out of the box", with all layouts in the default setup handled via stylesheets.
> A privilege-based user hierarchy, letting an organized structure of writers, editors and publishers to work easily in concert.
> Built-in site statistics, including referrer tracking.
> Syndication of site content via RSS and Atom.
> A sturdy plugin architecture which lets the addition of features to any part of the system, including the administrative backend. Installing the plugins is also easy, as the plugin code actually gets stored inside the database when it is uploaded through the web interface, so no upload to file system via FTP is necessary.
> Textpattern got a built-in CSS editor. eSource Technology have proficiency web designers for the Textpattern CSS Customization.
> An integrated link management system.
> An integrated image management system which gives the association of images with particular pieces of content
> An integrated file management system which permits files to be offered for download.