Blogs

A comparison of Django blog packages which would have helped for this: http://pydanny.blogspot.com/2009/04/show-me-your-open-source-django-blog.html

Features currently being evaluated

FeatureDescription
comment add a comment to a blog article
tag tag support
multi sites Allows a single installation to serve multiple blog.
RSS Publishes legal RSS feeds
Multilingual Full builtin multilingual support.
gallery includes photo gallery
WYSIWYG Editor Can posts be authored using a WYSIWYG editor?
Linkback ? Has pingback/trackback ?
plugin Supports third-party plugins.
Search Can blog posts be searched?
Reactions Does it support reactions from social media sites?
MetaWeblog API Does the blog support the MetaWeblog API ?
Pinging Automatically pings search engines on new entries
Test coverage The current test coverage of the package in percent.
Markdown I want markdown, hate writing html now inside of entries
Sharing Hooks Does the blog have built-in methods for sharing on social media sites, or hooks
for services that provide this?
Sitemap Generates a sitemap.xml?
Import from Wordpress Import a posts, categories, tags, comments, authors, etc.
Multiple Authors Can blog posts be attributed to different authors with the ability to view posts
for an individual author?
Date Views Can blogs posts be viewed for a given month or year?
Categories Can blog posts be assigned to descriptive categories? Eg to create a running
series of tutorials. (not tagging)
AtomPub/APP Support Does the blog software support publishing via an AtomPub client? The server
should allow for publishing, editing and deleting of entries through third party
products like Windows Live Writer or Mars Edit.
Custom User Model All features and migrations work as expected with a custom user model in place.
Custom user display When the application displays and/or links to a user (e.g. the Author) can that
logic be customized without having to modify templates?
Abstract base models Can the blog engine handle custom models, in both the admin, it's views and
syndication feeds?
General Pages Can the blog have general content pages (eg: about) attached to it as with
Wordpress?
Comment spam filtering List what methods such as CAPTCHA, honeypots, spam keyword filtering and more to
block comment spam.
Login names can be private Is it possible to prevent a user's login name (e.g. username) from being
displayed publically without overriding templates.
Package Mezzanine syte Zinnia django-basic-apps django-mingus biblion puput djangocms-blog wagtail-blog django-blogango Django-Articles PyLucid CMS radpress Flother Django-Blog-Python-Learning Mighty Lemon django-blog-it django-news Elephantblog for FeinCMS django-yaba django-marcus wagtailnews Nano apps django-fluent-blogs django-andablog django-andablog djeasy django-sophie django-stories django-dress-blog django-blogger django-hermes django_filtered_feed dworkin gnocchi-blog cmsplugin-blog simple-article Asgard Blog blognajd django-diario Django-Bootlog django-pubtools django-personal-blog Byteflow Django Tech Blog
Package Mezzanine syte Zinnia django-basic-apps django-mingus biblion puput djangocms-blog wagtail-blog django-blogango Django-Articles PyLucid CMS radpress Flother Django-Blog-Python-Learning Mighty Lemon django-blog-it django-news Elephantblog for FeinCMS django-yaba django-marcus wagtailnews Nano apps django-fluent-blogs django-andablog django-andablog djeasy django-sophie django-stories django-dress-blog django-blogger django-hermes django_filtered_feed dworkin gnocchi-blog cmsplugin-blog simple-article Asgard Blog blognajd django-diario Django-Bootlog django-pubtools django-personal-blog Byteflow Django Tech Blog
Description CMS framework for Django A really simple but powerful
packaged personal site that
has social integrations like
twitter, github, dribbble,
instagram, foursquare, tumblr,
wordpress, ...
Simple yet powerful and really
extendable application for
managing a blog within your
Django Web site.
Simple prebuilt applications. a Django blog engine
leveraging reusable apps for
all its features.
a blog app for Django A Django blog app implemented
in Wagtail
django CMS blog application -
Support for multilingual
posts, placeholders, social
network meta tags and
configurable apphooks
A wordpress like blog app
implemented in wagtail. Please
open issues and merge requests
only in gitlab.
A blogging app for Django ATTENTION: I have disowned
this project. See
http://www.codekoala.com/blog/2013/django-projects/
The blogging engine I use on
codekoala....
PyLucid is a Open Source web
content management system
written in Python using the
Django Framework.
A simple blog engine written
in Djan...
The Python- and Django-based
code for the website running
flother.com. For installation
instructions, see the README.
Source Code of
https://python.web.id (LTS) -
Django 1.10, Python3,
PostgreSQL
A Django blog. Formerly
Oebfare by brosner.
django blog - complete
customization and ready to use
with one click installer
News Feed Aggregation with
Django.
A blog for FeinCMS Yet Another Blog Application Bilingual blog on Django News/blog plugin for Wagtail
CMS
Does less! Loosely coupled
mini-apps for django.
A blog engine with flexible
block contents (based on
django-fluent-contents)
A blog app that is only
intended to be embedded within
an existing Django site.
A blog app that is only
intended to be embedded within
an existing Django site.
Django simple quick setup Just another Django-based blog
engine, that runs on GAE.
An application for handling
newspaper-like stories on a
web site.
Django blogging app with
stories, quotes, diary,
comments and tags.
A simple blogging app for
django 1.4
A light-weight blogging app
for Django.
Feeds sans noise. New wave blog + knowledge base
engine
Blog modules from the Gnocchi
project.
Provides a simple Article
model for Django
A simple blog application for
Django.
Simple django blogging app,
for Python 3
Blog application for Django
projects
A Django Blogging App based on
Twitter Bootstrap The...
django-pubtools is a helper
library for creating
publishable django models.
a Django app for people, that
want to have a simple personal
blog.
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comment  Built in threaded comments with admin dashboard integration, as well as DISQUS integration.  (with moderation, can be threaded)  Disqus integrationavailable through third-party plugins (e.g. disqus) , built-in, with comment moderationDisqus or django.contrib.comments  only with disqus. , disqus or django.contrib.comments , with contrib.comments or Disqus , built-in, with comment moderation  The blog app can be used with any other comments-app including nano.comments but does not itself include comments  django.contrib.comments, django-fluent-comments, or any other option via templates (e.g. Facebook/DISQUS)  Only features that make comment integration easier.Yes, with disqus. , with django-comments-xtd  No commenting system included. 
built in comments with reCaptcha
 

django.contrib.comments support
  DisqusThreaded comments with email notification for replies. Automated registration for user after comment posting (no anonymous users!)
tag  Built in, with weighted tag cloud.  django-taggit
  with django-taggit , with django-taggit , used django-tagging , django.tagging , with django-tagging  automatically uses django-taggit or django-tagging if installed, prefers djang-taggit  via django-taggit / django-taggit-autocomplete-modified  django-taggit , with django-tagging , with django-taggitdjango-taggingdjango-taggit 

django-tagging support (optional)
 . Can have a single Category , yes, with django-tagging and autocomplete widget
multi sites 

django.contrib.sites support
RSS  or Atom  or Atom , for articles and comments? Use django's own feed-system  and atomRSS/Atom 

RSS/Atom
Multilingual  native , bilingual (English and Russian) , but can implemented by multi-sites
gallery  available by using django CMS plugins , via content types , but only on admin pagecan be a plugin  admin-inlines , with django-inline-media
WYSIWYG Editor  TinyMCE included, plus hooks for injecting your own widget class  WYMEditor, TinyMCE or markItUp  hallo.js  (default using CKEditor, but any django CMS plugin will do)  with zen mode for restructured text. , TinyMCENow no, but plan to add a simple WYSIWYG with fullscreen mode and support for markdown  plain text or html, in admin  TinyMCE/CKEditor/RedactorJS/Yahoo/custom (via django-fluent-contents)  through markitup  WYMEditor or TinyMCE  ckeditor in admin.
Linkback ?
plugin  with django-cms's placeholders , django CMS ones  via django-fluent-contents  custom markup renderersSupports custom markup renders. Comes with support for markdown, rst and textileusing django-cms plugins
Search  with grammar  elastic search , you can change the backend  not unless using google or similar counts  (consider using django-haystack)  django-haystack  django-haystack
Reactions , from backtype  disqus reactions , now only Twitter, but you can always set social buttons (through templates) with addthis, sharethis, etc
MetaWeblog API  enriched
Pinging
Test coverage70%100%96%0%  90%97%100%0%
Markdown , reStructedText or TextileDepending on plugin  restructuredtext  FeinCMS content type +
RST/Markdown/Textile/custom (via django-fluent-contents)
Supports Markdown, RST, Textile and HTML/Plain Text. Also allows for custom renders to be used. 
Using django.contrib.markup
 

reStructuredText, Markdown, Textile, raw text (so you can use HTML directly or another markup language
Sharing Hooks  Integrated with bit.ly - post to Facebook and Twitter  Bit.ly and Twitter  Full support for OpenGraph, Twitter cards, Schema.org  Post to Facebook, Google Plus, Twitter & Reddit.
Sitemap , separately for each language
Import from Wordpress  (also custom importers for Tumblr, Posterous, Blogger, and RSS)  (also Blogger and RSS) , through django-command "wordpress_importer"
Multiple Authors  (unless using a custom model)
Date Views
Categories  only tags.  Posts can be listed by category by clicking it from category list.
AtomPub/APP Support
Custom User Model
Custom user display
Abstract base models  includes model mixins  includes model mixins
General Pages  not a CMS  using Wagtail CMS , through django CMS , through flatpages  via other apps (flatpages / django-fluent-pages / custom)  Has Latest Posts as Homepage and an About Page.
Comment spam filtering  Akismet  Akismet, TypePad, Mollom or customdepending on comment plugin , using akismet  disqus does not allow to spam =) , CSRF token through javascript and Akismet  Not allowing anonymous users to comment helps  honeypots, akismet, auto close / auto moderate (via django-fluent-comments) , django-comments-xtd requires comment confirmation by email 
reCaptcha
 , captcha
Login names can be private
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