Fully Modularized

Modules can be installed/uninstalled/ activated/deactivated with a click using the XOOPS module administration system.

Database Driven

XOOPS uses a relational database (currently MySQL) to store data required for running a web-based content management system.

Users Management

The ability to search for users by various criteria, send email and private messages to users through a messaging system.

Theme-based GUI

With a powerful theme system, both admins and users can change the look of the entire website with just a click of a mouse.

Recommended Modules


Module to manage articles or news. This module is very powerful and is very suitable for news portals or blogs.


If you want to build a photo community, you can not miss this module. It allow users to upload photos and create their own galleries


Xmcontent is a simple content module for XOOPS. This module allows create content pages.


The visitors of your Website can contact you via a form


Create calendar events and share them with your community


A very powerful Forum Module for group discussions