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Simple news plugin for django-cms 2.x

Project description

This plugin provides a simple news feature for django-cms 2.0 and newer and and tries to keep it as simple as possible without extras like tagging or categories but while providing a news feed and menu integration.


  • Install django-cms (if you haven’t done so already)
  • Run pip install cmsplugin-news or download this package and run python install or add it in some other way to your current PYTHON_PATH
  • Add ‘cmsplugin_news’ and ‘cms.plugins.text’ to INSTALLED_APPS
  • If you’re using South execute python migrate, Otherwise run python syncdb within your project directory.
  • In order to integrate the news-plugin with your website, create a page and add the news application (and optionally the news menu) to it by modifying the relevant “advanced settings” of it.


  • Fix for the source package
  • More compatibility fixes for Django 1.5 (Thanks to @arvindsraj and @suvit).
  • Compatibility fix for Django 1.5
  • New maintainer
  • RSS/Atom feed
  • CMS menu integration
  • Upgrade to django-cms 2.2 (and 2.3)
  • Moved to beta phase
  • Tested with django-cms 2.0 final
  • Various bug fixes
  • Adds excerpt to news model

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