Catfish CMS is an open source content management system developed with PHP. It has many excellent features, simple operation, easy to use theme and flexible application. It can be used in different types of websites, such as content management system, personal blog and corporate website.
Such a good system to how to use it? Let's start with our Catfish CMS installation.
一、Download the Catfish CMS system
Visit Catfish CMS's official website (www.catfish-cms.com), and then in the top of the menu bar to find "download", with the mouse to click, enter and find the download link can be downloaded.
After downloading, you will get the file as shown in the following figure (the version number of the file may be different due to the system version upgrade from time to time)
And then extract the file, you can see the directory structure shown below
Now you can extract all the files and folders to the root directory of your WEB environment.
Please ensure that your WEB operating environment meets the following conditions：
PHP >= 5.4.0 （Note: PHP5.4dev version and PHP6 are not supported）
PDO PHP Extension
MBstring PHP Extension
CURL PHP Extension
二、Install the Catfish CMS system
After copying all the files, you can open the browser, and then in the browser's address bar enter your domain name, the system will automatically enter the installation page. For example: the site domain name is www.catfish-cms.com, then as long as the browser address bar enter "www.catfish-cms.com" can begin to install the system. Remember to replace your domain name!
Enter the address, the first page is as follows：
This is a system usage protocol that you read carefully, and then press "Accept" to proceed to the next step.
Press "Accept" and the following page will appear：
This is a running environment detection page. If you find out which item is not ticked, please re-set your WEB environment to meet the system requirements and re-install.
If your web environment meets all the criteria, then you can click Next to continue.
Click Next and you will enter the create data page：
Please fill in each item completely and correctly and press "Create Data", then the system will enter the data creation page：
Now all you have to do is wait for a few seconds, and after the installation, the system will automatically jump to the completion interface：
See this interface shows that your site has all installed! You can start a happy journey!！
Well, the installation has been completed, you are not very excited, let us open the site home to see it：
When you enter the address of your website in the browser address bar, the following page appears：
You will say, "Nothing! What should I do next?"
Do not worry, then let us learn to "start using", the same is very simple^_^
You can also experience the case, please visit the case：轻松拾贝
Of course, you can always click on the top of the page menu "start using" to learn to use the system.