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.
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.
Pluck is a CMS written in PHP, that aims to be as simple as possible. With pluck you can easily manage your own website without knowledge of programming languages. This makes pluck an excellent choice for every small website.
razorCMS, the flat file content management system that can be as small or large as you wish. It's modular structure allows you to have just the amount of functionality you need in a CMS solution, helping to keep speed and simplicity at a maximum.
OneFileCMS is just that. It's a flat, light, one file CMS (Content Management System) entirely contained in an easy-to-implement, highly customizable, database-less PHP script.
WonderCMS is the smallest flat file CMS (does not require a database and works with "edit in place" technology").
Editing content is easy - clicking anywhere in your admin panel will enable you to edit any content you see.
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.
Webmedia Explorer is the alternative CMS engine that reads the hard disc and generates a website realtime taking advantage of a very powerful rendering and data fetching caching system. It's your web desktop, a mediablog, a very abstract portal...
FlatNuke3 is a CMS (Content Management System) that makes no use of DBMS, but only text files (so its name).
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.
TinyCMS is a free, lightweight CMS with no database. Easily create a fancy website with HTML and AJAX page navigation.