LiveJournal is an open source content management system, written mainly in Perl and utilizing MySQL as a database backend. By itself, it serves as a powerful content updating system. In other uses, it is the framework application behind many successful online communities, including LiveJournal.com and DeadJournal.com.
Under the employ of
LiveJournal.com, LiveJournal was presented two
People's Voice Awards from the
The International Academy of Digital Arts and Sciences, one each
for “Personal Web Site” and “Service”, during the
5th Annual Webby Awards.
LiveJournal had further success when they were presented with the People's Voice Award in the
Community category, in the 8th Annual Webby Awards.