Pluck is your small and simple content management system, written in php.

With pluck, you can easily manage your own website without knowledge of programming languages.

Pluck focuses on ease of use and enables everyone to manage his own website. This makes pluck an excellent choice for every small website. Licensed under the GPL, pluck is completely open source.


  • create an unlimited amount of pages

  • create your own blog

  • create an album to show images or photos to your visitors

  • include a contact form in your page(s)

For web designers and developers

Pluck has also been developed with web designers and developers in mind. Just a few advantages:

  • Your clients will love the easy-to-use interface. No more need to spend hours teaching them how to manage their website!

  • The simple yet powerful theming system allows you to integrate your HTML-layouts with pluck in a matter of minutes.

  • The flexible module system enables you to integrate your own functionality with ease.

With many open source projects, especially single author projects, and the excitement and development happens when it's 'new and shiny', and then the developers get busy with other projects, and they get neglected. Pluck started in 2005, and is still maintained. It has moved to github, where a team a developers manage it, and contributions are welcomed.

Pluck was developed with internationalization in mind. Since it has a long legacy, contribution have been made in several languages.