Paperclip CMS

Paperclip CMS is an extremely lightweight and simple content management system for any smaller-sized website. It is written in PHP and uses MySQL for its database. The entire script, zipped up, is only about 64KB.

Download the latest version of the script
(the link has been disabled until major bugs can be worked out)

Main Features

  • Static pages for showing off your content
  • Blog post with categories
  • Sitemap and blog archive so everything can be found quickly
  • Commenting system with spambot protection
  • User Management for multiple users with different permission levels
  • Pretty URLs provided by an .htaccess file


Paperclip CMS is still under very active development. Suggestions, comments, and bug reports via email to are greatly appreciated.