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WordPress vs Joomla! CMS comparison

W WordPress VS Joomla! comparison 2 LARGEST Abetween the Content Management Systems in the world CMS maiketshare WordPress While Joomla! 2,8% 14,6% dominates with AW powers 6,5% 25,2% 58,8% Other W 34,7% of the cms market of the market No CMS Source: w3techs 40000+ Free! 3700+ Plugins Extensions A This includes lite versions! 4000+ 2$ 3800+ codecanyon 2000+ 6000+ 740+ 720+ Themes themeforest O Templates Due to the large amount of themes, plugins and popularity WordPress websites are a common target for hackers With the declining amount of active users Joomla! is losing new developers to WordPress Ease of moderation "Anyone could do it!" "I'l need to look into that" Linux FORTUNE HARVARD Prestigious UNIVERSITY websites TAS THE NEW YORKER QUARTZ THE HILL "WordPress transformed to one of the most versatile CMS systems." "Joomla is like clay, the end user, integrator or developer can mould it to his or her needs." gan as a blogging platform, but RECOMMENDED George, WPMU dev - P. Lawate, CEO of Techjoomla Blogs with or without multiple authors Social networks or intranets Small to medium sized websites Small to medium E-commerce websites Easy to manage websites Websites that require scalability Because of the huge amount of WordPress websites many buit on this CMS have the NOT RECOMMENDED Many people see Joomla! as the middle road between WordPress and Drupal same look and feel Websites containing sensitive data Small static websites with little maintenance - N. Aleksic, Growth Engineer of manageWP Websites that need to be managed without developers Highly collaborative or social websites Complex E-commerce websites Complex E-commerce websites OVERALL WINNER WordPress Although Joomla can be used in larger, more complex websites, due to the much larger amount of themes and plugins, the growth and the marketshare WordPress is without a doubt the better choice in most cases. Sources:,,, Infographic design by Web Whales 2016

WordPress vs Joomla! CMS comparison

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A comparison of the 2 largest content management systems in the world: WordPress vs Joomla!


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