DataLife Engine Description


DataLife Engine Description

DataLife Engine is a multifunctional Content Management System. Thanks to a very powerful news, articles, and users management system, DataLife Engine is designed primarily for the own mass media websites and blogs creation on the Internet. A wide variety of basic features of the engine, which are initially integrated into it, allow DataLife Engine to step further ahead of its nearest competitors in terms of the website creation. And thanks to the precise and sophisticated core structure that minimizes the load on server resources DataLife Engine is able to easily work with projects with a large attendance keeping the server load on a minimum level. The flexibility and ease of customization and integration of custom design allow you to study and understand the structure of templates and deploy your own websites as soon as possible, without any additional material costs. Advanced AJAX technology allows to reduce both traffic and resources on your server and your visitors’ traffic, not to mention the ease of use of this technology on the website for your visitors. Due to increased attention to the security of the engine, to its convenience, and to its dynamic development, more than 90 000 portals around the world, that are successfully use it in work, have already spoken out in favor of DataLife Engine. Much attention is paid to the search engine optimization, which allows to lead more visitors to your website.

DataLife Engine has the following features:

General Features:

- Uses MySQL to store data
- Minimal database load
- Uses AJAX advanced technology
- Displays news, articles and anything you want
- Supports user friendly URL that allows to use the article title and any other text in the web browser URL bar. Thanks to that, indexation in search engines will be better (modrewrite required)
- You can disable user friendly URL
- General website statistics
- Additional fields support (allows to use not only brief and complete news articles, but also to create any number of additional fields of various kinds to input the information)
- You can write articles with several pages
- Flood control
- Automatic words filter in comments
- Categories support
- You can create any number of nested categories
- Each category can have a separate template
- Automatic cutting of long words in comments
- Articles rating
- Calendar
- Search in articles including additional fields (highlighting the found text)
- View unread news since last visit
- Article news counter allows to see how many times the article has been red
- You can add an article to Favorites
- Sending messages to users through a form on the website
- Displaying pages using gzip compression method
- Support of user personal messages
- Support for multiple languages
- Popular articles displaying in a separate block
- You can create statistics pages directly through Administration Panel
- You can choose between simplified and advanced registration. Advanced registration requires the account to be activated to complete the registration. User gets the activation notice via e-mail
- You can upload and attach files to the article
- Built-in protection from unauthorized files downloading (antileech)
- RSS news import
- RSS informers
- Multilingual support of news on website
- Tag Cloud support
- Automatic smartphone support

User can:

- Register on a website
- Add comments
- Edit and delete own comments
- Add news
- Moderate news
- Upload profile picture
- Recover password
- Edit news on the website
- Change website skin
- Add news to Favorites and quick access to them
- View and add videos on the website
- Upload large amount of images and files in one click
- Statistics is carried out on each user (including rating and profile)
- Different information can be shown to registered users and unregistered users.
- Bulk image uploading is supported
- Personalized advertisements displaying for a specified groups is supported
- "One-click" complaint system on errors, news, comments, personal messages
- Full customizable access for different user groups

Administrator can:

- Add, edit and delete news
- Use fully customizable Administration Panel for different user groups
- Use two editors (BBCODES or WYSIWYG)
- Use Anti-Virus which scans the file status for a hacking possibilities
- Edit users
- Use emoticons and HTML code
- Create user groups with fine-tuning of different access rights
- Ban users
- Use tools to create and edit templates directly in the Administration Panel
- Adjust time
- Adjust publication date
- Publish the article automatically at a specified time
- Turn off calendar and archives (to save resources)
- Fix news (to be always on top, regardless of the date)
- Disable visitor registration
- Overlay watermark on images
- Upload images for each news article (when removing news, pictures will also be removed)
- Use convenient uploaded images manager
- Search users by IP address
- Convenient management of advertising materials
- Quick search and replace the database entry
- Publish "rules" on the website
- Create a sitemap for Google
- Create filters for words and meanings autosubstitution
- Automatic temporary suspension of registration when the maximum number of registered users is reached
- Automatic reduction of uploaded images to the specified size keeping the aspect ratio
- Users who have not visited the website for a specified time are removed automatically
- Optimization, repair, backup and restoration of the database can be made directly from the script
- Search users by IP addresses
- Easy management of promotional materials
- Quick search and replace in the database
- Publication of rules on the website
- Sitemap creation for Google
- Creation of filters for words and meanings autosubstitution


You can find the description of all the features of the engine, as well as guidance for its use and configuration in the documentation which comes with the distribution kit of the engine.

We also recommend you to try the trial version of our product.