Software

Open Source Web Content Management Systems to Build Social Network Websites

Date Added: Sep 2012
Format: PDF

The Web became more social. A lot of websites add some social features and new social network services emerged. In this paper, the authors defined the primary and secondary social features and conduct an extensive evaluation for open source Web Content Management Systems (WCMSs) in order to infer the suitable systems to build Social Network Websites (SNWs). Their evaluation is based on social features that extracted from 8 popular SNWs and depends on user preferences that concluded from the questionnaire results. The main results for their work is to rank open source WCMSs based on social features, The lateral result is to understand which social features that users prefer and which features are unwanted.