Previous "categories/tags" projects

Tag Pack

Jo Hasenau (cybercr@ft), Peter Kuehn (pekue), Benjamin Mack (benni) and more

http://forge.typo3.org/projects/show/extension-tagpack

PROS
  • supported and currently developed
  • many (working) features
  • doesn't modify any existing table
CONS
  • BE management module is not "real" TYPO3
  • no drag&drop "tree"

Better Trees

Elmar Hinz

http://t3flyers.wordpress.com/2006/09/14/tep-common-category-framework-ccf/
http://typo3.org/extensions/repository/view/trees/current/

CONS:
  • a 3 year old project description
  • Elmar is no more active in TYPO3

Categories

Mads Brunn (madsbrunn)

CONS:
  • seems no more supported

http://forge.typo3.org/projects/show/extension-categories

Categorize everything

Ringer Georg (just2b), Uschi Renziehausen (uffi)

http://forge.typo3.org/projects/show/extension-categorize

PROS:
  • Georg developed many nice exts :)
  • Project uses real hierarchical structure and allows a type of (implicit) true MM relations, but not irre
  • Project does not depend on other extensions (eg: tt_news)
  • Great manual on its forge wiki page
CONS:
  • project hasn't been developed since october 2008

Categorization

Rik Willems (actiview)

http://forge.typo3.org/projects/show/extension-categorization

Category-system

Juergen Kussmann

http://typo3.org/extensions/repository/view/toi_category/current/

CONS:
  • no manual
  • add db fields to pages

Content category

Michael Kuzmin

http://typo3.org/extensions/repository/view/contentcategory/current/