New version 0.9 has been released! Jun 16, 2015



Installation of EasyiiCMS is very similar to Yii framework 2.0.

  1. This is the preferred way of installing EasyiiCMS. If you do not have Composer yet, you may install it by following the instructions here.

    After installing Composer, run the following command to install the Composer Asset Plugin:
    php composer.phar global require "fxp/composer-asset-plugin:1.0.0"

    To install EasyiiCMS shop application(includes examples of all modules), run the command below
    php composer.phar create-project noumo/easyii-shop shop dev-master

    To install EasyiiCMS blank application, run the command below
    php composer.phar create-project noumo/easyii-start start dev-master


  1. Download latest EasyCMS version archive(Yii framework included) and extract it in your web folder.

  2. Open app/config/web.php and insert a secret random string in the cookieValidationKey parameter (line: 15).
    You can generate random string on
  3. Set the write permissions 0777 on assets, runtime and uploads folders.


  1. Configure database connection at app/config/db.php
  2. Set your language at app/config/web.php
  3. Open in browser your website url. You will see EasyiiCMS Welcome page
  4. Check the requirements.
  5. Fill simple form and complete installation.