Quills

by Tom von Schwerdtner last modified May 19, 2013 03:56 PM
Contributors: jhackel, tim2p, jcbrand

Quills is a weblog for Plone. It is designed from the ground up to work well and provide specialized features for a multi-blog, multi-user environment.

Project Description

Quills

 

Quills is an Enterprise Weblog System for the Plone content management system. It is designed from the ground up to work well and provide specialized features for a multi-blog, multi-user environment.

 

Features

  • Archival entry paths. Access blog archives via standard paths such as http://example.com/myblog/archive/2004/04/06/
  • Topics with descriptions and images
  • BloggerAPI support for remote posting
  • Track Back Pings
  • Visitors can leave comments on blog entries, optionally require registration to limit "Comment Spam"
  • Unlimited Authors, Blogs per Author, and Authors per Blog
  • Site-wide blog aggregator
  • Blog Planets for groups
  • Multiple topics and advanced topic searching, with simple URIs such as http://example.com/myblog/topics/work/project/

Current Release
Quills 1.7

Released Sep 19, 2009 — tested with Plone 3

This release provides support for using Quills' traversal logic (i.e. blog-ish URLs like .../2008/01/13/post-id) and views for standard Plone content types (i.e. 'Folder' and 'Page'). It also adds ttw configuration of workflow states making it possible to use Quills with arbitrary workflows. Also adds support for the handling of file/image uploads through the MetaWeblog remote blogging API.
More about this release…

If you are using Plone 3.2 or higher, you probably want to install this product with buildout. See our tutorial on installing add-on products with buildout for more information.

All Releases

Version Released Description Compatibility Licenses Status
quills-1.8a1 More about this release… GPL alpha
2.0 This version of Quills entails a major redesign and an effort to significantly reduce the amount of code which comprises Quills. More about this release…
Plone 2.1
Plone 3
Plone 2.5
Plone 2.1.1
Plone 2.1.2
Plone 2.1.3
GPL pre-release
1.7 Sep 19, 2009 This release provides support for using Quills' traversal logic (i.e. blog-ish URLs like .../2008/01/13/post-id) and views for standard Plone content types (i.e. 'Folder' and 'Page'). It also adds ttw configuration of workflow states making it possible to use Quills with arbitrary workflows. Also adds support for the handling of file/image uploads through the MetaWeblog remote blogging API. More about this release…
Plone 3
GPL final
1.6 A Plone 3.0 compatibility release More about this release…
Plone 3
GPL beta
1.5-alpha1 Takes Quills further than 1.0, but not as far as 2.0 :). More about this release…
Plone 2.1.2
GPL alpha
1.5 Aug 15, 2006 Takes Quills further than 1.0, but not as far as 2.0 :). More about this release…
Plone 2.5
Plone 2.1.3
Plone 2.1.2
GPL release-candidate
0.9-final Dec 12, 2005 Final release for 0.9. More about this release…
Plone 2.1.1
Plone 2.1
Plone 2.0.5
GPL final
0.9-beta3 Third 0.9 beta with numerous bug fixes More about this release…
Plone 2.1
Plone 2.0.5
GPL beta
0.9-beta2 0.9 has several new features, numerous bug fixes, and an improved design. More about this release…
Plone 2.0.5
Plone 2.0.4
Plone 2.0.3
GPL beta
0.9 Jun 13, 2006 Stable Quills. More about this release…
Plone 2.1.3
Plone 2.1.2
GPL final