LinuxInsider: Open Source Weblog, Content Management Systems
Oct 13, 2004, 10:00 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Matthew McBride)
"Options exist that eliminate the need for advanced Web
development skills. Open source is the path to follow. It's
cheaper, easier and has a community of thousands of users actively
involved in developing tools.
"But you may ask, why focus on the cheap? Isn't a professionally
developed site better? Maybe, but most open source Weblog and
content management systems are developed by professionals; they've
just chosen to release their creation to the public, rather than a
life of contracts, licenses and upgrade timelines. Grateful users
can donate financially, but it is not required. Open source
developers are artists, without a doubt..."