Gekko Web Builder - SCHLIX SCHLIX strives to deliver high quality websites and other web content fast and easy for all end users. It is a lightweight, extensible content management system platform for publishing websites, intranets, or blogs. SCHLIX, which is written in PHP/MySQL, has been in development since 2006 and recently released in December 2011. SCHLIX CMS makes it easier for content managers with any level of technical skills to operate the site. With SCHLIX, you can put contents of simple text, photos, multimedia documents, embed Youtube files, etc with ease.

Download the latest version:

Download Now v1.2.6c (Apache on BSD/OS X/Linux/Solaris/Windows 2003/2008).
Download from Microsoft Microsoft Web Platform Installer (IIS7.x only on Windows 7/2008/2008R2).
Note: IIS 6 on Windows 2003 is not supported.

Please read the License before using it.

To install it onto your web server, please point your web browser to .

SCHLIX CMS has been tested and works with CPanel, Plesk, and EasyPHP (Windows). It should work with any Linux or Windows based server running PHP > 5.2 and MySQL.

Try the demo at . You can also view the backend at (no password required, but write access and certain functionalities have been disabled)

Schlix Screenshot

Applications Extensible API for 3rd-party Application Development . You can choose from pre-defined data structures and extend the existing classes to create your own business directories, e-commerce, student database, etc.
WYSIWYG WYSIWYG Editing. User-friendly content editing . Insert images easily through upload
Drag n Drop Drag and Drop . Drag and drop is standardized through all classess in the administration.
RSS RSS support for contents/blog.
User Friendly User Friendly URL Instead of using ? and = in the URL, URL can be automated to something like
UTF-8 UTF-8 unicode character support.
Captcha Captcha support to reduce spamming attempt.
Template Simple website template . No need to learn special PHP programming to create the template. Just standard HTML with less than 6 predefined functions. If you already have an existing Joomla 1.x template, you can reuse it with minimal modifications. You can also customize your site template for phones (Nokia, Blackberry, etc).
Window Easy to use , intuitive user interface. Your user will be able to navigate the content easily.
Light Footprint Light memory footprint . SCHLIX CMS is fast, efficient, and uses light memory footprint for its operation. It does not hog the server resources.
Caching Caching support to speed up the website even more.
Search Engine Submission Bing/Google/Yahoo site map for website submission (v1.0.5)
Developer Friendly Commercial and open source developer friendly . SCHLIX CMS is a free software, and we allow developers who want to protect their code to use ionCube or Zend Guard. We do not force you a certain license (e.g: GPL)
Users User permission . You can customize the permission of articles.
Conversion Easy conversion from other CMS with import script (v1.3.0 - todo). This site is an example of how easy it is to convert from Joomla/Mambo within less than 4 hours (exporting existing database, modifying the template, etc).


Click the thumbnails to see SCHLIX CMS in action


  • More built-in themes/templates
  • SSL login (done)
  • Backtrack URL in XMLRPC
  • OAUTH v2 authentication (ALPHA stage)
  • WebDAV capability (extension)
  • E-Commerce functionality (extension)
  • Menu permissions
  • Logging/Audit
  • More documentation


  • Site map XML for Google/Bing submission
  • LDAP Integration
  • Caching
  • Stable, frozen API
  • Finalized security check
  • Install script
  • Finalized user signups
  • Finalized data structure