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- Free installation
BlogEngine.NET is a blogging script like WordPress and an open source blogging project that was born out of desire for a better blog platform. A blog platform with less complexity, easy customization, and one that takes benefit of the latest .NET features.
BlogEngine.NET includes all of the features you would expect from a modern blog engine in addition to new special features including AJAX comments and screenshot trackbacks.
BlogEngine.NET features coComments, APML, FOAF, AJAX, SIOC, Gravatars, social bookmarks, OpenSearch support, XFN tags, tag cloud, Google sitemap and additional Web 2. 0 features.
The referrer stats allows you to find which websites link to you, to help you follow up with comments or simply to have some fun. This feature is a realtime killer that you simply can't live without.
There is a variety of interesting widgets that for example an AJAX post calendar or a blogroll that instantly retrieves the newest posts from every blog and shows the title beneath the blog. Nearly all of the controls are configurable from the administration section.
Comments are a very essential element of a blog, so BlogEngine.NET features an innovative commenting system in AJAX that supports country flags, live preview, Gravatars, coComments - all of these can easily be modified in the administration section.
BlogEngine.NET supports syndication feeds in any possible location. You are able to find feeds on comments, categories, authors and a main feed. Both ATOM 1.0 and RSS 2.0 are completely supported.
All outgoing links from the posts is monitored- and pinged back, which means your blog will get listed in the comments on the linked web site if it supports it. Any time a new post is produced, BlogEngine.NET instantly pings Feedburner, Ping-o-Matic, Technorati, etc.
The search functionality of BlogEngine.NET is outstanding. It even enables the guests to search in the comments. Everything related to the search could be configured in the administration section.
In addition to regular blog posts, BlogEngine.NET supports the creation of static pages which exist outside the blog chronology. Pages are actually useful for all kinds of information about you or your blog.
BlogEngine.NET fully supports several authors to create posts on the same blog. Visitors are then in a position to subscribe to the personal author’s RSS feed or view only the posts from their particular preferred author.
BlogEngine.NET is available with several pretty cool themes for you to select from. If you would like to customize or create a completely new theme you can do so quickly with just a basic knowledge of HTML and CSS.
Each of the controls in BlogEngine.NET are 100% XHTML 1.0 compliant. All posts you produce automatically become compliant, thanks for the tinyMCE text editor.
BlogEngine.NET is built from the ground up using only C# and ASP. NET all with ease-of-use in mind. This means that you can write new controls and themes by using the skills you already have being a. NET developer.