BoltWire is an easy to use web development engine with surprizing flexibility and power. It has the various strengths of a wiki, cms, database, search engine, and more, all rolled together into a software system of ground-breaking design. Best of all it's free!
Download & Install
To begin exploring BoltWire right now, just extract the zip file below to your web space, double check your permissions, and go. (Installation tips). It runs on just about any server with PHP5 and it's a snap to upgrade. The download is tiny and should take just a second or two. Here's the license. The latest stable release (Version 3.5) is available in our downloads area. You can get the experimental, cutting-edge 4.01 beta right here:
The secret behind BoltWire's small size, yet robust capabilities, is its amazing ZAP engine, that allows EASY form creation and processing. Create fully interactive sites without having to learn a line of programming. Better still, you can take complete control over EVERY aspect of how BoltWire works, from right within your browser--by simply editing the forms that manage site actions. Everything is at your fingertips. In BoltWire, you don't just build content, you build the engine itself--from right within your browser!
Some of BoltWire's main features are listed below. For a more complete list, visit our features page:
- Easy to install and upgrade
- Run multiple sites off one installation
- Built in member and group management
- Easy to use wiki markup system
- Powerful search capabilities
- Standards compliant
- UTF-8 and multi-lingual support
- Cutting-edge forms processing
- Strong session-based security
BoltWire is designed to extend easily--and virtually everything is configurable. Plus there are nearly 200 plugins, skins, and language files in our solutions area, ranging from instant messaging to e-commerce, forums to blogs, and newsletters to RSS... Better yet, create your own!
BoltWire let's you build your site, bolt by bolt, and connect your users wire by wire.
Give it a try!