Simple CMS for static websites

Simple CMS for static websites

jocms is a simple way to make your static website editable.

A lightweight CMS for static HTML and PHP

Retrofits your existing site

Upgrade your site easily. No coding knowledge required.

Easy to install to your existing website

Simple and lightweight

No crowded backend. Start editing right away.

A CMS without database - flat file

Works without database

jocms is flat file. Your site remains in its original structure.


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Easy to integrate in existing websites

Simply retrofit your existing site.

You want to upgrade your site with an easy-to-use CMS, but all the systems available are too large and inconvenient?

With jocms you add a simple CMS to your existing site within minutes. Just install, select the editable areas and you can edit your website.

No need to make any adjustments to your site.

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A simple inline CMS

A simple inline CMS.

We made jocms deliberately simple and easy to use. Edit your content directly inline on the page! This is so simple, as everything appears as on the real website.

There is no crowded backend. This is convenient for people with less IT-experience, like your colleagues or customers.

Now available in 9 languages!

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A lightweight CMS without database

A lightweight CMS without database.

jocms is flat file. It works without database and templates, creates valid HTML and stores it in your original files. Your website remains intact in its genuine structure and works without jocms as well.


Free and open source.

jocms is free to use! We are constantly working to ensure you the best editing experience. However, we work for you on this open-source project in our spare time. Your help, your feedback and your donation is greatly appreciated.

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A simple CMS for existing websites - Edit your static site easily with these features:

  • WYSIWYG editor - Edit directly on the page
  • Area selector - Select editable and non-editable areas
  • Image upload
  • Backup manager
  • Source code editor
  • Repeated elements
  • Predefined elements
  • Languages: Croatian, Dutch, English, French, German, Italian, Romanian, Russian, Spanish


  • PHP 5.5 or higher with GD library
  • SQLite3 (enabled as default)
  • A static website in HTML or PHP, editable areas must only contain HTML
  • modern Browser
  • jocms is still in beta state so there might be some issues. Please check out the functionality before starting!


jocms is provided under the GNU LGPL 2.1 license.