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October is a versitile platform that can inspire many ideas! If you have a feature request that you'd like to see in the platform head over to the Feature Requests forum. Keep in mind, October wants to be a light weight platform and will only ever contain the bare essentials. This means most features can be implemented as plugins.
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Published on Jul 7, 2016 in Release Notes
Some users are experiencing an error after upgrading. The error shown is: No supported encrypter found. The cipher and / or key length are invalid.
Published on Jun 25, 2016 in Tutorials
Here's how OctoberCMS can function as a flat-file CMS, meaning with no database. It's a pretty popular concept, there are a few CMS' that do this already, but none quite like October.
Published on Apr 30, 2016 in Release Notes
There is an issue that exists between MySQL versions that use a "strict mode" and the version of Laravel used by OctoberCMS prior to the stable release.
Published on Feb 6, 2016 in Tutorials
An extraordinary RAD tool that combines user interface scaffolding and the power of Laravel.
Published on Aug 7, 2015 in Tutorials
In response to all of your feedback about building "Client friendly" websites with OctoberCMS we have built the Static Pages plugin, which allows clients and developers to work together in harmony.
Published on Jul 12, 2015 in Release Notes
save()method of a model will change in the next build (273+). This is an undocumented feature and it should be rarely used, however, some areas of the core files used it and just in case this pattern was copied, we want to announce this change.
Published on Apr 23, 2015 in Tutorials
An introduction the Media Management feature used in OctoberCMS.
Published on Mar 28, 2015 in Tutorials
A detailed presentation on how to develop with model relations in the back-end.
Published on Feb 17, 2015 in Known Errors
There is a known issue with certain hosting providers. It prevents the CMS from saving pages or layouts.
Published on Nov 21, 2014 in Tutorials
This is an introductory video covering the basics.