Frequently Asked Questions
webgeno is fairly new, so there hasn't, honestly, been a
whole lot of inquiries yet. Here are a few questions that might be
Should I use webgeno for my website?
webgeno is an ideal solution for the situation where the
website author doesn't have control over the server. Many
universities and free website services offer minimal support like
this where you are given a web folder or FTP folder where all you
can do is simply upload content. webgeno may very well be your
only option for a Content Management System in this situation. But
even if your web hosting service offers more options, you may
still want to use webgeno for its simplicity and ease of
Why doesn't everyone use webgeno?
webgeno is not ideal for sites that require dynamic
content or session management. So anyone looking to set up an
e-commerce site or a site that requires users to log-in should
look elsewhere. It is designed for personal websites and small
projects. While it is still evolving, some people may find that
the webgeno schema is not expressive enough and particularly large
projects might find that the generation time is too slow to be
Do I have to know HTML, CSS, XSL, etc. to use
No, if you are content with using one of the provided
templates. Yes, if you want to create your own template.
More to come...