Refinery CMS
Refinery CMS
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Original author(s) David Jones, Resolve Digital
Developer(s) Philip Arndt, U?is Ozols, Rob Yurkowski, Brice Sanchez
Initial release May 2009 (2009-05)
Stable release
4.0.1[1] / October 25, 2017; 45 days ago (2017-10-25)
Preview release
4.1.0.dev / October 25, 2017; 45 days ago (2017-10-25)
Development status Active
Written in Ruby
Operating system Cross-platform
Platform Ruby on Rails
Available in Dansk, Deutsch, English, Español, Français, Italiano, Nederlands, Norwegian Bokmål, Português, Slovenian
Type Content management system
License MIT License[2]
Website https://www.refinerycms.com/

Refinery CMS, often shortened to Refinery, is an open source content management system written in Ruby as a Ruby on Rails web application with jQuery used as the JavaScript library. Refinery CMS supports Rails 3.2[3] and Rails 4.2 and Rails 5.1.

Refinery differs from similar products by targeting a non-technical end user and allowing the developer to create a flexible website rapidly by staying as close as possible to the conventions of the Ruby on Rails framework.[4]

Version 1.0.0 was released[5] on 28 May 2011 - exactly 2 years after it was first released as open source software.

Version 2.0.0 was released[6] on 29 February 2012.

Version 2.1.0 was released[7] on 5 August 2013.

Version 3.0.0 was released[8] on 19 September 2015.

Version 4.0.0 was released [9] on 29 September 2017.

History

Refinery started as a closed sourced project written by David Jones at Resolve Digital in 2004[10] and went on to be released as open source software under the MIT License on 28 May 2009.[11] Since then it has, under the direction of Philip Arndt and U?is Ozols, gained popularity[12] and is now the most popular Ruby on Rails CMS [13] with more than 384 contributors [14] and an active community extending the application with engines.[15]

Features

  • Engine architecture
  • WYSIWYG content editing
  • Localisation (currently supports 29 languages [16])
  • Page management
  • Image and File management
  • Contact form and inquiry management
  • Search engine optimization (SEO)

See also

External links

References

  1. ^ "Refinery CMS 4.0.1 Released". 
  2. ^ "Licence". Retrieved . 
  3. ^ Ruby Weekly (2012-03-01). "Ruby Weekly Issue 83 - March 1, 2012". Retrieved . 
  4. ^ "resolve's refinerycms at master". Retrieved . 
  5. ^ "Refinery CMS 1.0 Released". Retrieved . 
  6. ^ "Refinery CMS 2.0 Released". Retrieved . 
  7. ^ "Refinery CMS 2.1.0 Released". Retrieved . 
  8. ^ "Refinery CMS 3.0.0 Released". Retrieved . 
  9. ^ "Refinery CMS 4.0.0 Released with Rails 5.1 support - Refinery CMS". www.refinerycms.com. Retrieved . 
  10. ^ Patrick Morrow (2009-06-04). "RefineryCMS Goes Public". Archived from the original on August 12, 2011. Retrieved . 
  11. ^ David Jones (2009-05-28). "First checkin - public release begins". Retrieved . 
  12. ^ Dan Benjamin and Jason Seifer (2010-01-21). The Ruby Show: Episode 104: Something New. Event occurs at 09:58. Archived from the original (MP3) on 2010-01-21. Retrieved . 
  13. ^ "The Ruby Toolbox - Content Management". Retrieved . 
  14. ^ "Contributors to resolve/refinery - Github". Retrieved . 
  15. ^ "Engines - refinerycms - Github". Retrieved . 
  16. ^ Gregg Pollack and Nathaniel Bibler (2010-07-06). Episode #91 - July 6, 2010 (Flash). Event occurs at 01:54. Retrieved . 

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