ShinyCMS is an open source CMS built in Perl using the Catalyst framework.
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ShinyCMS is an open source CMS built in Perl using the Catalyst framework.

It is intended for use by web designers and web developers who want to keep 
a clear distinction between the markup they create and the content their 
clients can edit.

The following functionality is either present or in progress:

 * CMS pages and forms
 * User accounts, profiles and administration
 * Blog
 * Online shop
 * News/PR section
 * Newsletters (HTML mailshots)
 * Event listings
 * Forums
 * Polls

ShinyCMS is being actively developed to add more features.  Please consult 
the documentation for more details - particularly docs/Features and docs/TODO.


ShinyCMS is copyright (c) 2009-2016 Shiny Ideas (

ShinyCMS is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under 
the terms of the GNU Affero General Public License.  The GNU Affero GPL 
is similar to the GNU GPL but also covers use of the licensed software 
to provide a public web service.  You can read the GNU Affero GPL in 
docs/AGPL-3.0.txt or on the GNU website:

ShinyCMS includes a copy of CKEditor, which comes with its own licensing 
terms (the options include the GPL, LGPL and MPL).  For more information 
please see the CKEditor website:

ShinyCMS uses extracts from Cory Doctorow's book 'Little Brother' as demo 
data.  Little Brother is licensed CC-By-NC-SA.  You can read more about 
the licensing of the book, and download a full copy of it, from here: