IceWM is a lightweight stacking window manager for X11. It is small, fast and easy for new users. It has a task bar with applets and a pager for virtual desktops. It is very configurable and themable. Many beautiful themes exist. It supports backgrounds and sounds. It's documentation has recently been reworked and updated.
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Pro Very good performance
IceWM is small and extremely fast.
Pro Excellent documentation
Since 1.4.2 and later docs are extensive and up-to-date.
Pro Keyboard operatable
Many keyboard shortcuts exist. More can be added.
Pro Very configurable
A great many options to configure it. Though this is not required.
Pro Beautiful themes available
There are plenty of pre-built beautiful themes available.
Pro Multi-monitor fully supported
Supports both XRandR and Xinerama for multiple monitors.
Pro Very Lightweight, configurable, can use as little as 4 mb of memory for window manager and tray with 4 desktops and menus with icons
Con Very bad for design
Not recommended if you like beautiful windows.