Strong Roots. Room to Grow

Yearn for a CMS without pretense? Just want a familar framework that works? Want the freedom of choice - whether you are a developer, designer or site owner?

We did. And did something about it. aliro.

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Why Choose aliro?

Glad you asked. Whether it’s a personal blog site, a full function multi-user corporate site or anything in between, aliro has you covered. With our open source core and your imagination, anything is possible.

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Standards and aliro

aliro doesn't just talk standards, it lives them. That starts with compliance with web standards, but it doesn't stop there. Wherever there is a well designed standard that is relevant to aliro, it will be used. If there isn't one, the aim is to create one. Really, it's in everyone's interests. more »


aliro represents the best of both worlds – the stability of mambo / joomla with an up to date framework. It has my vote!


The current release of Aliro is 2.0 RC6 which is a release candidate for the final release of Aliro.more »

For people with sites running on Mambo 4.6.5 or on Joomla 1.0.x we've created new software that allows you to keep your sites running for longer. Without embarking on a difficult and costly upgrade. Maliro is a drop in replacement for Mambo 4.6.5 and will run on modern hosting, including PHP 5.3.x. It will be supported for the forseeable future with bug fixes and possible enhancements. Users of Joomla 1.0.x can move up to J-One-Plus on a similar basis.

Downloads of aliro core are available from the downloads area here.more »

Third party developers are welcome in the aliro community where core development recognizes the needs and contributions of application developers and works with them as a team.more »

Community spirit abounds – aliro community participation growing by leaps and bounds … more »

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Calling all third party developers

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Getting Started with aliro

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Strength in numbers

Joining forces with aliro gives miacms users a strong foundation to ….
Chad Auld

OpenID support

One of the benefits of aliro is how it strong API design can easily …
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