October CMS

October is a free, open-source, self-hosted CMS platform based on the Laravel PHP Framework.1


Open Source Project


Making websites with October CMS - Part 01 - Installing October CMS

Installation / Development Set Up

Project In Git

  1. Create or Checkout a development branch
  2. If needed update .gitignore, see Gitignore command-line tool
  3. Run $ composer install
  4. Create MySQL Database, mysql> create database my_dev_db;
  5. Run $ php artisan october:install
  6. Convert to .env files, php artisan october:env



Themes define the appearance of your website or web application built with October. October themes are completely file-based and can be managed with any version control system, for example, Git.2


php artisan create:plugin ACME.MyNewPlugin

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