Blow is the list of general features of the Article Manager:
- Web based installer, easy to follow installation process.
- Publish articles / news without any HTML skills.
- Merge within your existing design easily. System is template based, easily change html code.
- Search Engine friendly URLs, generates .html extensions for articles and categories. Turn on/off feature.
- Web based administration system which allows you to manage articles easily.
- Manage user groups and set their permissions.
- User registration system, manage through admin panel.
- Profile management system for registered users (writers).
- Advance search levels, search within articles, titles, categories and / or sub-categories etc.
- Separate Moderation Panel for staff members' group.
- Email subscription for general users and/or visitors.
- Send HTML based newsletter through admin panel.
- Create HTML content without any HTML skills with advance WYSIWYG editor
- Show short statistics for total authors, articles, categories and views.
- Display a random article on the right side column.
- Post comments and rate articles.
- Show recent and featured articles.
- Provide you RSS feeds to other webmasters.
- Generate revenues from google adsense / turn it on / off for index and article preview individually.
- Fast loading
- Advance Spell checker using - ieSpell (www.iespell.com)
- Easy to select any HTML elements (text, paragraphs, images, etc)
- Built-in advance Tag Selector
- Asset Manager (upload images, flash files, media files etc, create folders etc)
- Full Screen editing mode (doesn't open a new window)
- Floating dialogs for special editing (changes can be seen immediately)
- Dropdowns with formatting preview
- View HTML source with code formatting & coloring
- New Stylesheet-based Formatting
- Complex selection, Generates clean tags for text formatting (no deprecated HTML tags).
Easy to apply style to any HTML elements (using Tag Selector), not limited to just selected text or selectable objects
- Advanced Editing Dialogs
- Text Formatting dialog
- Paragraph Formatting dialog
- List Formatting dialog,
- Box Formatting dialog and
- Table/Cell editing dialogs
- Change font styles, color, size etc.
- Justify text left, right etc
- Create numbered / bullet (image) lists.
All provide you with a rich style control to define font, background, border, margin, etc. And with its custom CSS dialog & predefined Style Selector, you can do almost anything to the content. (predefined styles can be from external css file or direct configuration)
- Print Article.
- Adjust font size.
- Send article to friend.
- Save as pdf (limitations : without images)
- Post and read comments / reviews
- Rate articles / graphical preview
- View most rated and read articles.
- Recent and featured articles on index page.
- View how many times article has been viewed.
- Article publication date, author and category included.
- Divide / cut articles into different pages.
- Include / Remove google adsense from articles.
- Turn Adsense on / off for index page.
- Just add your google adsense publisher ID to get started.
- Turn Adsense on / off for article's detail page, it replaces the author's profile.
- Unnoticeable Ad integration, Ads are integrated in such a way that they look like original articles.
- Provide RSS feeds to other webmaster
- The system provide advance options for category and number of article selections
- Article Submission : Set as featured, make it link article for offsite articles, article staus.
- Approve / disapprove pending articles.
- Manage Articles : add, edit, delete, search.
- Search articles by title, keyword or username.
- Supports unlimited categories / sub-categories.
- Manage Categories (add, edit, delete).
- Turn on / off categories (hide).
- Upload category image.
- Search Engine Friendly category names (.html)
- Add (register) new users
- Change their user group
- Browse Users
- User Profiles
- Ban a user
- Search, edit and delete users
User Groups Management
- Create unlimited user groups
- Assign different powers to users based on groups
- Change users' permissions
- Add to staff members (with allowed permissions)
- Manage subscribers
- Search subscribers
- Delete subscribers
- Certain options : Bulk add, bulk delete (all) and email subscribers.
- General configuration : senders name, email, address, emails per attempt
- Compose HTML / TEXT based newsletter
- Preview and save newsletter template
- Save newsletter as drafts
- Make newsletter for public archives
General Site Settings
- Set site title, meta tags, description, welcome message, name and slogan
- Set number of articles to be displayed per page while browsing categories
- Turn on / off site for maintenance, offline maintenance message
- Comments Management : turn comments on / off, comments moderation
- Adsense Setting : publisher's ID, turn on/off for index, turn on / off for articles detail page
- General Look and Feel variables (colors)
- Download MySQL Backup
- Comments settings
- Approve / disapprove comments
- Edit / Delete comments
- Manage my articles
- Now, users have thier own management section, where they can browse and edith their approved and pending articles.
- Modified article view
- Most viewed articles
- Most recent articles
- turn "most viewed" and "most recent" ON / OFF from admin panel
- set number of "most recent" and "most viewed" articles from admin panel.
- The categories and sub categories are enhaced while submitting and editing any article.
- Improved ease while submitting / editing article.
- Changed author's profile for better search engine optimization.
- Admin can add "author name" while submitting and editing article.
- Improved different areas for better SEP and search engine optimization.
- Update My profile - Update my avatar
- Better view for "link articles" while browsing.
Keyword Glossary Module
- Admin can manage keywords under "General Setting" in admin Panel.