Making A Better Open Source CMS

Jeffrey Veen: Making A Better Open Source CMS



  • Make it easy to install.
  • Make it easy to get started.
  • Write task-based documentation first.
  • Separate the administration of the CMS from the editing and managing of content.
  • Users of a public web site should never — never — be presented with a way to log into the CMS.
  • Stop it with the jargon already.
  • Why do you insist Web sites have “columns”?