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OctoberCMS vs ProcessWire: What are the differences?

What is OctoberCMS? Open-source, self-hosted CMS platform based on the Laravel PHP Framework. October is a Content Management System (CMS) and web platform whose sole purpose is to make your development workflow simple again. We feel building websites has become a convoluted and confusing process that leaves developers unsatisfied, we want to turn you around to the simpler side and get back to basics.

What is ProcessWire? CMS with a jQuery inspired content API. ProcessWire is an open source content management system (CMS) and web application framework aimed at the needs of designers, developers and their clients. ProcessWire gives you more control over your fields, templates and markup than other platforms, and provides a powerful template system that works the way you do.

OctoberCMS and ProcessWire can be categorized as "Self-Hosted Blogging / CMS" tools.

"Get back to basics" is the top reason why over 13 developers like OctoberCMS, while over 10 developers mention "Superb api" as the leading cause for choosing ProcessWire.

OctoberCMS and ProcessWire are both open source tools. It seems that OctoberCMS with 8.76K GitHub stars and 1.98K forks on GitHub has more adoption than ProcessWire with 748 GitHub stars and 226 GitHub forks.

What is OctoberCMS?

October is a Content Management System (CMS) and web platform whose sole purpose is to make your development workflow simple again. We feel building websites has become a convoluted and confusing process that leaves developers unsatisfied, we want to turn you around to the simpler side and get back to basics.

What is ProcessWire?

ProcessWire is an open source content management system (CMS) and web application framework aimed at the needs of designers, developers and their clients. ProcessWire gives you more control over your fields, templates and markup than other platforms, and provides a powerful template system that works the way you do
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        What are some alternatives to OctoberCMS and ProcessWire?
        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.
        Grav
        It is a free, open-source and self-hosted content management system (CMS) based on the PHP programming language and Symfony web application framework. It uses a flat file database for both backend and frontend. It is more widely used, and growing at a faster rate, than other leading flat-file CMS competitors.
        PyroCMS
        It is an easy to use, abstracted, and modular CMS built using Laravel. It is built for developers, designers and users. You can build better Laravel websites and applications faster with it.
        Statamic
        Statamic 2 is now built on Laravel and sporting a brand new Vue.js-powered control panel. As a developer you can build, configure, and manage everything right in your code editor. As a client or content manager you never have to leave the c
        Laravel
        It is a web application framework with expressive, elegant syntax. It attempts to take the pain out of development by easing common tasks used in the majority of web projects, such as authentication, routing, sessions, and caching.
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        Review ofProcessWireProcessWire

        This is the best CMS I know – and I tried many. While there are some minor cons, the vast majority of working with ProcessWire is pure joy! There have been countless moments where I was simply amazed at how easy things can be accomplished with ProcessWire! Everything seems possible. And if something is missing, writing your own modules is easy as cake!

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        Joseph Godwin uses OctoberCMSOctoberCMS

        Best CMS based on Laravel - fastest PHP framework out there.

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