Benefits

  • Safe and faster managing of websites
  • It has a diverse of extensions
  • It is an SEO friendly CMS
  • It provides security updates

Disadvantages

  • It is best suitable for large websites which need daily content update
  • Customization is limited in Joomla
  • It requires more technical knowledge

Drupal

  • Drupal was released in the year 2000
  • It has 15 million downloads and 1.1 million active Drupal users
  • It has 37,000 free modules which serve different purposes
  • It provides 2000 different themes to modify your website UI
  • As it is an open source platform, the user can alter the functionalities of Drupal as per their needs.

Benefits

  • Drupal provides large set of APIs for social media integration
  • It provides the flexibility in posting search engine friendly content
  • Businesses can rely on a Drupal website for generating conversions

Disadvantages

  • It needs more technical knowledge to install or alter the CMS
  • Drupal lacks compatibility in adopting older systems
  • It provides less efficiency in loading heavy scripts
  • Cost of maintenance is higher

Comparison of Joomla, Drupal, and WordPress

  • All three platforms enable users to create their own plugins or extensions to perform their required functionality.
  • Most of the plugins or extensions of Joomla and Drupal are paid versions where developers have to pay the bill.
  • WordPress provides a wide range or plugins or themes backed by a wide community support to assist in building any kind of websites.
  • Both Drupal and Joomla CMS needs technical knowledge to manage the website.
  • Drupal requires high-cost maintenance which may not be suitable for startups whereas Joomla will be the right choice for a large website that needs a frequent content update.
  • WordPress is a highly customizable CMS which requires low-cost server maintenance, easier version update and hence, it is best suitable for all startups.

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