Elefant CMS 1.2.2-Stable

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Category: CMS / Portals
Stable Release: 1.2.2-Stable
Started In: 2011
Updated: March 25 2013
Native Language: English
Translated To: Chinese, Czech, Dutch, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Russian, Ukrainian, Ukrainian
License: MIT license

Elefant CMS Description

Elefant is a web framework and content management system written in PHP. Elefant is easy-to-use and straight-forward for users, designers, and developers. It is also secure, fast, and well-tested.

Built for designers


  • Compiled, ultra-fast templates Elefant compiles your templates into secure PHP code, so rendering is as fast as possible.

  • Dead simple, concise template tags Familiar syntax to other template languages, with some added conveniences for dynamic embeds and internationalization.

  • Clean, easy to use site editor for your users Elefant comes out of the box with a full-featured CMS for your users. You can even white label it.

  • Syntax highlighted editor with live preview Sophisticated in-browser editing with highlights and references at your finger tips.

  • Theme builder templates Download guides built on your CSS framework of choice (960.gs, HTML5 boilerplate, responsive) to get you designing faster.

  • White-labelling is easy Elefant makes it easy to offer your own custom-branded website editor to your clients.



Built for developers


  • Quickly built custom apps With all the tools you need, and a very low learning curve, Elefant gets you writing code quickly.

  • Extensively documented Including full API reference, cheat sheets, tutorials, and much more.

  • Strong security by default Flexible input validation and automatic prevention of XSS, SQL injection, CSRF, and other types of attacks.

  • Very fast and low memory Elefant uses less memory per request than any of the major frameworks, so you can serve more visitors with the same resources.

  • Good debugging tools Debug mode prints full traces with highlighted source code and variable state to help you fix bugs faster.

  • Minimalist MVC/Model2 architecture Elefant takes a unique but proven approach that helps minimize boilerplate without sacrificing code organization as your project grows.

  • Shared apps to save you time From blogs to user management, events to search, Elefant saves you time not reinventing the wheel with high quality shared apps.

  • Thoroughly unit-tested Elefant's core framework is covered by extensive unit tests, ensuring a stable base to build on.

  • Internationalization Elefant apps are automatically i18n aware, with built-in multilingual capabilities and locale awareness.



Elefant CMS Demo

This demo is available offsite at: Elefant CMS






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