Lite is the description OpenSourceCMS.com uses to refer to a Portal/CMS that does not require a database to function. These systems are very easy to install, but generally lack the sophistication of a database driven content management system.
CMSimple is simple, small and smart.
It does not need a database as it writes all data directly to a HTML file. This simplifies installation, maintenance, and backup.
CMSimple is extensible and offers a wide variety of templates and plug-ins.
CMSQLite is a free and open source CMS. It's based on PHP and SQlite data base (MySQL version also available).
CMSQLite is perfect for single users, small sites, small companies, associations etc...
CMSQLite is simple, extendible, flexible and complete.
easyCMSlite is a free, easy content management system (CMS). If you have no or little experience, time or budget but need to get a site up quickly and easily, then try out easyCMSlite, the free, easy content management system!
feindura is a Open Source Flat File based Content Management System ideal for small websites and with a nice interface!
It gives you all the flexibility you need when creating awesome web sites.
FlatNuke3 is a CMS (Content Management System) that makes no use of DBMS, but only text files (so its name).
GetSimple is an XML based lite Content Management System. To go along with it's best-in-class user interface, we have loaded it with features that every website needs, but with nothing it doesn't.
gpEasy is a complete content management system that lets users create rich and flexible Web sites with a simple and easy-to-use interface. The embedded design of the admin interface allows users to instantly see changes in a single browser window.
LightNEasy is not only a CMS, It actually creates plain, pure web pages for your whole website, making it SEO friendly and fast loading. Each time you add a page, alter the menus, it regenerates all pages again so that they remain fully integrated.
log1 CMS is no data base content managment system written in PHP, very simple to install and use. Allows to create one level menu web page in 5 simple steps.
+ drag and drop feature, TinyMCE WYSWIG editor, RSS2 feed, search engine, image gallery.
Easy, customizable, flat-file, content management system (CMS). It uses only text files and will run on any server where basic PHP5 fread()/fwrite() exist. Includes module system, easy templating (any layout can be integrated), WYSIWYG editor and more!