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Since CMSimple 4.0.3, a new page separator is used, because the previously used seperator ":" has caused problems with links from facebook & Co.
Facebook changes this colon to "URL encoded" in it's links, and the corresponding link leads to nowhere. I don't like facebook & Co., but no CMS should ignore facebook at the moment ...
For new installations of CMSimple, you don't have to think about the delimiter, everything is tuned on the new separator "___" (3 x "_").
Converting of old CMSimple websites to CMSimple 4.x is another thing. A new URI seperator causes new URLs for menulevel2 and menulevel3 sites, and all internal links and incoming deep links are faulty.
Moreover Google indexed pages are lost, with all search results and Google PageRank. Until the new pages are indexed in the search engines and the rankings are as before, can take some time.
If you upgrade an existing website to CMSimple 4.0.3 or higher, you should think twice about, whether working links from facebook & Co. are more important than the old, well-linked and "indexed in the search engines" pages.
If you think, your old pages are more important, you should set the URL separator back to ":" (colon). The corresponding configuration option you will find in the CMS configuration:
URI => Seperator
CMSimple is ready for php 8
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Some small improvements in the backend, and preparation of the editor for FontAwesome, which is available as a plugin since a few days.
An "easy to install" update
CMSimple 4.0 => 5.4
also is available.
With the new Backup Manager you can restore and delete backups by the CMSimple backend.
Since CMSimple 4.7.6, you can lock the permission to configure CMSimple and plugins for authors, and set up an admin login. The admin is allowed to do everything.
Responsive templates are suitable for all visual output devices, from smartphones up to HD screen.
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With plugins you can extend the functionality of CMSimple. There are Blogs, Comments, Photo Galleries, MultiMedia, MembersArea and much more.
Here you can find demos for most of the available plugins:
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