WebFlicker is a commercial PHP Content Management System (CMS), based
on Smarty template engine and ADOdb Database Abstraction Library using
MySQL database system. Latest stable version is 1.8 released in
The software is sold as a part of a bespoke website design, and can
not be bought separately. It is always being setup and implemented by
the company itself, according to the client's specification. The system
has a modular structure, and new modules and sections can be enabled or
disabled as per need. The system itself does not contain a frontend per
installed. Instead, with every project the CMS is "connected" to the
final layout of the webpage, which is created prior to that.
- MySQL Database: WebFlicker uses MySQL database, which it uses to
store essential data. As of today the MySQL database is the only one
operated by the system.
- Layout system: The CMS uses a Smarty Layout Engine. Users are able
to manage article or other sections templates from within the
application. Smarty also enables for frontend and backend modifications
without one affecting the other.
- User management: System uses an advanced user and group management
system. Users and groups can be set up with different permissions, and
certain sections can be made non-accessible to these users or groups.
Certain sections or modules can also be made exempt for the rules and
available to everyone.
- Modular structure: WebFlicker offers modular structure of the
system. Optional modules can be disabled and enabled on demand during
development. Also, the system promotes working using sections of the
- Multilanguage support: System supports multiple language websites.
- Intuitive interface