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Nano: Lightweight CMS

Nano is a lightweight CMS built on top of ASP.NET 4.0 features.


  • Simple Design based on KISS, YAGNI, DRY and ... design philosophies.

  • Nano size Core class library.

  • Ease of third party extension authoring.

How to Run? It's simple!

Follow these simple instructions:

  1. Download latest changeset from source code tab. (Official release will be available soon.)
  2. Unpack downloaded source code. code.
  3. Run the solution file and ignore source control login screen.
  4. Run database build scripts contained in the 'Setup' directory on your local SQL Server instance.
  5. Set connection string in Web.config file.


You can submit patches to Nano from the source code tab, frequent patchers can be considered for the core team. If you want to join, start by solving issues and keeping an eye on core team discussions. Any suggestion would be welcomed and highly appreciated.


You can submit your questions to us via mail. We will respond as soon as possible, frequent questions will be listed in this section gradually.

Last edited Oct 24, 2010 at 10:10 AM by Solidilos, version 6