Social news sites such as Reddit and Digg in a short time become very popular. At these websites votes the visitors on their favorite news stories.
The news stories with the most votes are then also the most prominently displayed. The user can decide what news is interesting enough for the front page.
UPDATE: Social Web CMS is unfortunately no longer available. In 2009, the team has decided to extend the project to stop and continue working on a new project: Hotaru.
This new CMS has characteristics that correspond to Social Web CMS, but is more flexible in use. Look for alternatives for Social Web CMS in our list of free social bookmarking CMS software.
Social Web CMS is a free program that lets anyone own a social news website can develop. The software is open source and makes use of MySQL and PHP.
After Social Web CMS on a server room is installed can visitors of that site to add products. Then, other visitors can vote on articles that they find important. Next will be the articles with the most votes rise up the list. Users can also leave a comment under an article. Other users can comment then rate it.
Social Web CMS supports all of the features you can expect from a modern content management system such as RSS, user profiles, anti-spam options, private messages, send, etc.
Social Web CMS has the following features:
Social Web CMS screenshots
You can free download Social Web CMS and safe install the latest trial or new full version for Windows 10 (x32, 64 bit) from the official site.