Simple - a blog style Publii theme

Create a unique and beautiful blog quickly and easily.

Creating an email newsletter subscription form with GDPR compliance

By having a subscription form on our website, we will of course be collecting personal data from our subscribers. With the new rules being introduced via the GDPR¬†(General Data Protection Regulation) this May, we must obtain explicit consent from our users to process their data and send them our newsletters, and to send them any other materials. A simple, effective…

How to make your website GDPR compliant

The deadline for implementation of the new General Data Protection regulations (GDPR) is fast approaching, which expands the requirements that all economic entities that process personal data within the EU must meet. Businesses have until the 25th May 2018 to make any necessary changes to their processes. Given how extensive the terms of the GDPR is, it is not our…

Publii bugfix stop-gap release

It's been a while since our last release, but we're going to have to ask our users to hang on for just a bit longer! Since the release of the last Publii beta at the end of 2017, our team have been hard at work making some major changes to how Publii works internally. More specifically, we've been rewriting Publii's…

Photoswipe galleries, a new file manager and improved themes

Christmas is so very nearly upon us, but still the Publii team are hard at work like Santa's elves, adding the finishing touches to the latest beta release, which coincidentally is now available! Tucked away in this release is a new gallery feature, a completely revised file manager, plus some pretty awesome new customizations for experienced users including script embedding.

Inline editor toolbar, Internal Link Functionality, WordPress Importer additions

Publii keeps on moving forward, and with the new beta release that's now available for download you'll find a few new functionalities, fixes and optimizations that'll make using the app better than ever. In this beta we've got expanded options in the WordPress Importer tool, revised internal link generation and some fresh changes to accessing your app settings. As always,…

Experimental WordPress import, a new theme and expanded editor functionality

The new Publii beta, has been made available to download. This time around we're getting experimental with the first implementation of WordPress import tools, plus there's a brand new theme and some extra functionality for the editors Publii uses, among plenty of other features, fixes and other little additions to make using Publii better than ever. You know the drill…

Big speed increases, improvements to the overall app UI

Beta number 0.18.2 for Publii is here, and after the bigger feature additions of the last few releases this time it's all about what's going on under the hood, with plenty of renderer updates that provide some pretty incredible boosts to the app, making it even more convenient. Plus there's new error message displays and other little additions that'll make…

Managing your Publii static website on multiple computers

When the first Publii beta dropped, it was surprisingly complete considering it was, y'know, a beta. Right from the start it was possible to pick a theme, create posts, tags and author pages using the built-in text editor, and create a functional static website with virtually no hassle. This was good for beginners like me who just wanted to get…

SEO-friendly URLs & a Starter theme for theme developers

The next Publii beta, version 0.17.4, has been released, and as always there's a lot of cool new features to try out. URLs has been a big focus this month, with pretty URLs and prefixes added. We've also got plenty of help for theme developers, with in-depth Developer Documentation now up on the main Publii site, and a new Starter…

What can Publii do to make your website better than ever?

For years the Publii team have worked across multiple disciplines in the web development space, and in that time we've encountered a number of frequent issues that negatively impact the positioning of a website, as well as its general speed and loading. When we came together to create Publii one of our key aims was to eliminate these issues wherever…

Tools section, robots & htaccess editor plus 404 error pages

The Publii team has easily slipped into their new, faster routine, and the first set of delights is ready to go. From some cleaning up of the UI with a new Tools section (with a few new additions of its own) to improving the visitor experience with support for 404 error pages, there's been quite a bit of tinkering over…

Help Publii get noticed in the CMS Critic Awards

Publii has been going from strength-to-strength with lots of new features and many more to come; with more regular betas being released development is really hitting its stride! Now we need your help to grow Publii's profile by nominating Publii in the CMS Critics Awards. Your nomination will help Publii get noticed in the web-development world, bringing even more users…

Amazon S3 support, new theme, website backup plus much more

Easter period draws to a close, and with it comes a brand-spanking new beta of Publii, version 3. With the basic functionality of the app in place, we've dedicated this month to improving flexibility, with many more options to manage and backup your files, create unique tag templates, or translate your theme into another language to expand your local reach.