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This is a live demo of Marvin, the open source micro CMS.

If you want to give it a try, go to /admin and use "admin" as a username and "foo" as a password.

This website's database is automatically refreshed every 10 minutes.

Marvin is a micro CMS for PHP 5.3

Why micro CMS?

Currently most used and beloved CMS solutions, such as WordPress, Drupal and Joomla are great, if you're building big websites for tech-savvy customers, who are not afraid of using complex administration systems. But if you want to make just a simple few-page website, those systems are huge overkill.

Currently used content management systems are really hard to use for a basic user. Too many options doesn't make users just confused, it enables them to screw things up and that makes them afraid to use system at all.

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Trillian: Marvin… you saved our lives!
Marvin: I know. Wretched, isn’t it?
The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy by Douglas Adams