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Joomla! vs KeystoneJS: What are the differences?

Developers describe Joomla! as "A content management system helping both novice users and expert developers to create powerful websites and applications". Joomla is a simple and powerful web server application and it requires a server with PHP and either MySQL, PostgreSQL, or SQL Server to run it. On the other hand, KeystoneJS is detailed as "Node.js CMS and web application platform built on Express and MongoDB". Keystone is the easiest way to build database-driven websites, applications and APIs in Node.js.

Joomla! and KeystoneJS can be categorized as "Self-Hosted Blogging / CMS" tools.

Some of the features offered by Joomla! are:

  • User Management
  • Media Manager
  • Language Manager

On the other hand, KeystoneJS provides the following key features:

  • Express.js and MongoDB
  • Dynamic Routes
  • Database Fields

"Powerful extension architecture " is the top reason why over 14 developers like Joomla!, while over 4 developers mention "Out-of-box tools and basic services" as the leading cause for choosing KeystoneJS.

Joomla! and KeystoneJS are both open source tools. KeystoneJS with 14.6K GitHub stars and 2.35K forks on GitHub appears to be more popular than Joomla! with 3.29K GitHub stars and 2.88K GitHub forks.

According to the StackShare community, Joomla! has a broader approval, being mentioned in 131 company stacks & 36 developers stacks; compared to KeystoneJS, which is listed in 11 company stacks and 5 developer stacks.

What is Joomla!?

Joomla is a simple and powerful web server application and it requires a server with PHP and either MySQL, PostgreSQL, or SQL Server to run it.

What is KeystoneJS?

Keystone is the easiest way to build database-driven websites, applications and APIs in Node.js.
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      What are some alternatives to Joomla! and KeystoneJS?
      Drupal
      Drupal is an open source content management platform powering millions of websites and applications. It’s built, used, and supported by an active and diverse community of people around the world.
      WordPress
      The core software is built by hundreds of community volunteers, and when you’re ready for more there are thousands of plugins and themes available to transform your site into almost anything you can imagine. Over 60 million people have chosen WordPress to power the place on the web they call “home” — we’d love you to join the family.
      Django CMS
      It is user friendly and has a very intuitive drag and drop interface. It's built around the needs of multi-lingual publishing by default. Its lightweight core makes it easy to integrate with other software and put to use immediately, while its ease of use makes it the go-to choice for content managers, content editors and website admins.
      Adobe Experience Manager
      It is a Web Content Management System that allows companies to manage their web content (Web pages, digital assets, forms, etc) and also create digital experiences with this content on any platform web, mobile or IoT.
      Sitefinity
      It is a content management system (CMS) is software that allows customers to make updates and changes to their website without a web developer.
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