WordPress vs. Joomla! vs. Wagtail



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Description

What is 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.

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 Wagtail?

Wagtail is a Django content management system built originally for the Royal College of Art and focused on flexibility and user experience.

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Pros

Why do developers choose WordPress?
Why do you like WordPress?

Why do developers choose Joomla!?
Why do you like Joomla!?

Why do developers choose Wagtail?
Why do you like Wagtail?

Cons

What are the cons of using WordPress?
Downsides of WordPress?

What are the cons of using Joomla!?
No Cons submitted yet for Joomla!
Downsides of Joomla!?

What are the cons of using Wagtail?
Downsides of Wagtail?

Companies

What companies use WordPress?
5943 companies on StackShare use WordPress
What companies use Joomla!?
178 companies on StackShare use Joomla!
What companies use Wagtail?
10 companies on StackShare use Wagtail

Integrations

What tools integrate with WordPress?
77 tools on StackShare integrate with WordPress
What tools integrate with Joomla!?
7 tools on StackShare integrate with Joomla!
No integrations listed yet

What are some alternatives to WordPress, Joomla!, and Wagtail?

  • Drupal - Free, Open, Modular CMS written in PHP
  • Ghost - Just a blogging platform
  • Craft - A CMS built to do one thing and do it well: manage content
  • OctoberCMS - Open-source, self-hosted CMS platform based on the Laravel PHP Framework

See all alternatives to WordPress

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