Jamroom Pricing, Features, Reviews & Comparison of Alternatives


Scalable online social networking software

4.67/5 (6 reviews)

Jamroom overview

Jamroom is an online base system for building social networking sites focused around a topic. The main feature that separates it from its competitors is a heavy focus on the premise that all content lives on a profile and all pages that are not profile pages are there for the purpose of helping the user locate profiles they are interested in.

Rather than focusing on content primarily and the profiles secondary, Jamroom prioritizes the profile. Profiles are mini-websites within the system.

For developers of the system, it is highly extendable via the module system. Modules allow for transfer and adjustment of data at multiple override points before any page is rendered.

For designers there is a skin system that allows the data to be manipulated in a variety of ways. Designing a skin for Jamroom is more than just changing the colors, users can change how the site works.


Starting from
Pricing options
Value for money
View Pricing Plans


Business size



United States

Supported languages

Jamroom screenshot: MusicI am Jamroom III: Open SourceJamroom screenshot: Video CommunityJamroom screenshotJamroom screenshotJamroom screenshotJamroom screenshotJamroom screenshotJamroom screenshotJamroom screenshotJamroom screenshotJamroom screenshot

Jamroom reviews


Very good

Value for money
Ease of use
Customer support
Lisa Jonsson

In my opinion, Jamroom is super powerful with tons of features and the best support team on earth.

Used daily for 2+ years
Reviewed 2017-06-23
Review Source: Capterra

This platform enabled me to save all my content and thousands of members from my old outdated Ning site and import them into my NEW site on Jamroom. I love that you can get assistance directly from the platform developers. Worth its weight in gold.Incredibly flexible, great skins, awesome hosting packages offered as well. A real bargain, and is constantly kept up to date- update modules with a button click. No dealing with frustrating 3rd party plugins!

Read the full review

Steve Cole

A highly adaptable cms, perfect for publishing our University library online learning resources.

Used daily for 2+ years
Reviewed 2017-06-26
Review Source: Capterra

Low cost, open source with ongoing development and great support. I work in a University library and we selected Jamroom as our CMS for publishing our open access academic skills tutorials. Jamroom has been perfect for us, allowing easy customisation to fit our specifications.It is very easy to customize and highly extensible - you can build a module to do just about anything. The code is clear and easy to read and the support is great! You can start with a completely free Core and then add inexpensive modules whenever you need. Easy to maintain and update via the Marketplace.

Read the full review

Doug F N

Robust Features with Amazing Support

Used daily for 1-2 years
Reviewed 2017-07-06
Review Source: Capterra

With Jamroom I am able to build sites efficiently and economically that are backed by the strenghth of a strong, professional support staff.Jamroom offers an amazing amount of customizable features, along with newly developed modules on a regular basis. The support by the Jamroom staff is prompt and professional. Their products and service truly are some of the industry's best.

Read the full review

Brent Jensen

Probably the most powerful social CMS you can use

Used daily for 1-2 years
Reviewed 2016-06-18
Review Source: Capterra

Jamroom does have a bit of a learning curve, but once over the hump there's nothing else that comes close to providing the feature set and power it provides.Create any type of site - literally. Super fast too.

Read the full review

Michael Ussher

Frekkin awesome CMS

Reviewed 2014-03-28
Review Source: Capterra

Jamroom is kind of a hybrid CMS / development framework for building communities. It can be overwhelming for non-technical users to get setup the way they want it if they are unfamiliar with code. However for web developers it provides a great module framework that allows other existing modules to be extended via hooks in the code for manipulating data. Each of the finished sites are structured so that the users profiles are the main focus of the site and the top level showcases the content the users have uploaded to their profiles.

Read the full review

Jamroom pricing

Starting from
Pricing options
Free trial
View Pricing Plans

includes hosting and all premium modules on an unlimited number of websites.

There is also another option if you want unlimited access to premium modules, but don't want our hosting, you can purchase the "Premium" package for $299 one time payment, or "Professional" package for $499 one time payment. The difference is the length of support received and the number of individual domain names the modules can be used on.

Jamroom features

Custom Forms
Customizable Templates
Electronic Payments

API (175 other apps)
Access Control (50 other apps)
Activity Dashboard (65 other apps)
Automatic Notifications (64 other apps)
Content Management (67 other apps)
Customizable Branding (94 other apps)
Data Import/Export (61 other apps)
Discount Management (45 other apps)
Drag & Drop Interface (72 other apps)
Order Processing (44 other apps)
Product Catalog (61 other apps)
Reporting & Statistics (60 other apps)
SSL Security (50 other apps)
Search Functionality (66 other apps)
Third Party Integration (102 other apps)
eCommerce Integration (47 other apps)
eCommerce Management (61 other apps)

Additional information for Jamroom

Key features of Jamroom

  • User Profiles
  • Group Management
  • Photo Management
  • Activity / News Feed
View All Features


Users having their own presence within the community eco-system allows for a high degree of content attribution. The content on the creators profile is a great way to showcase members and their content rather than just the content.

Exceptionally customizable and scalable, the module system is stable and extendable. Web developers can tweak data in a way that remains stable over updates. This aims to give users peace of mind knowing that updates wont break their site.

The Quota feature allows users to create different types of profiles. Offer members extra features if they pay a monthly subscription, or have different types of members on your site including fans, bands, promoters, editors, writers, publishers or printers.

Utilize the built-in conversion system for creating copies of audio/video files that play on all devices. When audio or video is uploaded to the site a conversion system creates the required file types needed to play back on all kinds of mobile and web devices and browsers.

Jamroom's caching system works on multiple levels to improve the speed at which websites arrive at the visitors browser.