Simple Blog Documentation

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What is Simple Blog?

It's a simple blogging software that has everything you need for a blog and you can run on any domain.


  • Just upload the product to your server, unzip it and by going to you domain access your website and you're ready to go.
  • Type in a password and press Install!
  • That's all to it!!!
  • When you are editing a page, use your password and make sure to save your page.

What are the features?

  • No login needed. Just use your password each time you edit a page. Counter-intuitive, but pretty fun.
  • Create multiple blogs fast. Just make one folder per blog.
  • Drop markdown.php into your blog folder to easily add markdown support.
  • Stores all data in one text file (hernyodata.php). No database needed.
  • Easy to write, edit, and delete posts. Easy to change CSS, footer, header, etc.
  • Just a few hundred lines of code. Easy to extend and modify.
  • Simple, clean layout. Easy to change CSS.
  • Easily change the layout or add analytics, etc.
  • Works great under loads (so far).
  • Easy 1 file install.
  • No clutter! No comments, etc., (but you can add them easily using disqus or intense debate)
  • Easy to add real time stats.

What are the benefits?

  • Easy. Even your mom can use it (mine does)!
  • Productive. Simple software forces you to focus on what's important in blogging: content.
  • Extendable. Change the theme. Add markdown. Add javascript. All mentioned take only a few seconds.
  • Reliable. Has held up without a hiccup on some high traffic sites.
  • Painless. No complicated database. Only one file.