Concrete5 Reviews

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November 11, 2015
John Smart | TrustRadius Reviewer
Score 10 out of 10
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Mobile Interface Availability and Impressions

Yes - The mobile interface is somewhat reliant on the theme being used. Assuming oyu are editing a mobile theme, then the interface is as good as can be expected.
I do not find it as pleasant experience to edit pages on a mobile device. Not because of the interface, more because of the small screen! If you are used to working on complex issues on a small device, then you should finds this a breeze
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July 17, 2015
Kevin Call | TrustRadius Reviewer
Score 10 out of 10
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Mobile Interface Availability and Impressions

Yes - I've made basic updates on the fly on mobile very quickly. Otherwise, I don't use mobile for editing due to the small, inefficient mobile keyboard—not Concrete5 itself.
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April 08, 2015
Francois Simard | TrustRadius Reviewer
Score 9 out of 10
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Mobile Interface Availability and Impressions

Yes - The default them included is responsive. It's a minimalist theme so it's easy to modify to fit your needs. There are also basic feature like the company logo and title that are manageable in the admin dashboard.
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June 16, 2014
Owen Dessauer | TrustRadius Reviewer
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Mobile Interface Availability and Impressions

Yes - This question is over simplified. Are we talking about the front end for end users? Or back end administration? Plus, there are different approaches to mobile (responsive VS mobile versions). Having said that, generally speaking Concrete5 can accommodate the different solutions.
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Feature Scorecard Summary

Role-based user permissions (33)
9.2
API (26)
8.4
Internationalization / multi-language (25)
8.2
WYSIWYG editor (37)
8.7
Code quality / cleanliness (32)
9.0
Admin section (35)
9.0
Page templates (35)
8.8
Library of website themes (33)
7.8
Mobile optimization / responsive design (34)
9.0
Publishing workflow (32)
9.3
Form generator (34)
9.2
Content taxonomy (35)
8.0
SEO support (34)
9.0
Bulk management (34)
8.2
Availability / breadth of extensions (34)
8.5
Community / comment management (34)
9.0

What is Concrete5?

concrete5 is a free and open source PHP built content management system for content on the web and also for intranets. Its emphasis is on management and editing with minimal technical skills and with an embedded editor allows most editing to be done directly from a page, rather than through an entirely separate interface or editor. It features integrated server caching, supports OpenID, version control, and SEO. As with most open source content management systems, its content management functionality can be augmented with many possible addons or via the developer API.

Online magazines and newspapers are the ideal target of concrete5's capabilities though many other sites can be made and managed as well. concrete5 is touted as being both developer and DIY friendly. Marketplace content to extend features are both free and not free, so cost of implementation will vary.

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What is Concrete5?

Concrete5 is a free and open source, PHP built content management system for content on the web and also for intranets. It is optimized to support the creation of online magazines and newspapers.

What is Concrete5's best feature?

Reviewers rate Publishing workflow highest, with a score of 9.3.

Who uses Concrete5?

The most common users of Concrete5 are Small Businesses from the Internet industry.