WordPress vs. Wagtail vs. Layers



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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 Wagtail?

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

What is Layers?

Layers is a WordPress Theme framework focused on extending the WordPress core functionality to include layout building through the WordPress Visual Customizer. A lightweight set of base options, widgets and theme templates provide a user-friendly, extensible tool for creating beautiful, WordPress-faithful websites.

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Pros

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

Why do developers choose Layers?
Why do you like Layers?

Cons

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

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

What are the cons of using Layers?
No Cons submitted yet for Layers
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Companies

What companies use WordPress?
5942 companies on StackShare use WordPress
What companies use Wagtail?
10 companies on StackShare use Wagtail
What companies use Layers?
0 companies on StackShare use Layers

Integrations

What tools integrate with WordPress?
76 tools on StackShare integrate with WordPress
No integrations listed yet
What tools integrate with Layers?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with Layers

What are some alternatives to WordPress, Wagtail, and Layers?

  • Drupal - Free, Open, Modular CMS written in PHP
  • Joomla! - A content management system helping both novice users and expert developers to create powerful websites and applications
  • Ghost - Just a blogging platform
  • Craft - A CMS built to do one thing and do it well: manage content

See all alternatives to WordPress

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