Koken is a free content management system (CMS) that designed for photographers, designers, and creative DIYs to publish independent websites of their work. It self-hosted CMS that is focused on portfolio/gallery website. Koken created specifically for showcasing works of photographers, designers, artists and creative DIYs.
Built with PHP and MySQL, Koken has a powerful media manager for creative work like the images and videos. It allows organizing items as categories, date captured, licence and more. Koken manages images and videos through a dedicated, desktop-like interface.
Koken CMS has a simple and flexible content editor that allows editing with live previews. Also, inserting media, slideshows or social content (like tweets, Flickr, Instagram and Vimeo) is possible.
Koken also come with six elegant minimal templates. You can also customize your web site’s style inside the in-built template console using simple style controls or write your own CSS.
You can publish your work instantly from Adobe Photoshop Lightroom. For Adobe Lightroom users, there is a free “publish services” plugin for easily updating, editing and replacing content.
Requirements: PHP 5.2+, MYSQL 5+