Cotonti / Open Source PHP Content Management FrameworkContent Management Framework

Cotonti is a powerful open-source web development framework and content manager with a focus on security, speed and flexibility.

Why choose Cotonti?

Cotonti combines the flexibility of a web framework with the rapid deployability and featureset of a content management system. Despite having features such as user accounts, content creation, file management and community tools out of the box, it can be easily extended using modules or plugins. Cotonti is powered by its own template engine which is both fast and easy to learn, even if you are not an experienced programmer.

Read more about Cotonti's Benefits...

Major features

  • Open source, community driven
  • Secure and reliable
  • Fast and lightweight
  • Modular and extensible
  • Layout separated from logic
  • Fast and easy template engine
  • Internationalized


Language files on Transifex2016-07-18

As far as you can know we host language files of our project on Transifex service. It allows any user to collaborate in Cotonti translation for any language. 

This announcement had posted to inform you that all files in Siena project is updated to actual 0.9.19 and wait for your help in translation.

1 | Author: Macik

Code reference is updated to 0.9.192016-06-30

We update our API and code reference according to 0.9.19 version.

By the way —

  • we renew page styles to be more clean and pretty
  • fix source code listing error that cause unexpected redirects 
  • source code listings now have a syntax highlighting
0 | Author: Macik

Cotonti Siena 0.9.19 released2016-06-24

We glad to announce the long-awaited 0.9.19 release!

Let's see what we get with it:

in total of 217 commits.

We work hard and we get it! Thanks for this release contributors and our community volunteers.


Learn more about release and upgrade for more stability!

7 | Author: Macik

Social login2016-03-28

HybridAuth plugin had been used to login with social networks is temporary down for maintenance reasons.

If you have any problems with login — write me a message to macik.spb at gmail. Or use new registration and write me a PM.


1 | Author: Macik

Siena 0.9.19-rc12016-03-23

Cotonti 0.9.19 Release candidate 1 is available for testing — download and test.

Huge list of fixes, inprovements and new features can be found in release notes.


6 | Author: Macik