Free Content Management System (CMS) Comparison table

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2019-05-10 09:29:17

Most Popular Free CMS Software Comparison:

Compare Drupal vs Joomla! vs Rubedo vs Mambo vs Plone vs Typo3 vs WebGUI vs Wordpress vs Xoops.

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Latest version8.
Release date2016-06-152016-08-042016-09-072016-01-212015-10-112013-04-282008-06-012013-09-152013-03-20
LicenseOpen SourceOpen SourceOpen SourceOpen Source GPL V3Open SourceOpen SourceOpen SourceOpen SourceOpen Source
Supported databasesMySQL, PostgreSQLMySQL, PostgreSQL,SQL ServerMySQLMongoDBMySQL, PostgreSQL, SQLiteMySQLMySQLMySQL, Postgresql, OracleMySQL
CaptchaNo PluginNo PluginNo PluginYesNo PluginNo PluginYesNo PluginYes
Content ApprovalYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYes
Email VerificationYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYes
Granular PrivilegesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYes
Authentication methodsLDAP (plugin), NTLM (plugin), CustomLDAP, CustomLDAP (plugin), CustomLDAP (plugin), Kerberos (plugin), NIS (plugin), NTLM (plugin), SMB (plugin)LDAPLDAP, CustomLDAP, Kerberos (plugin), NIS (plugin), NTLM (plugin), SMB (plugin), CustomLDAP, Custom
Session ManagementYesYesNo PluginYesYesYes LimitedYes LimitedYes PluginYes
SSL CompatibleYesYesYesYesYesYesNo PluginYesYes
Login HistoryYesYesNo PluginYesYesNo PluginNo PluginNo PluginYes
Modifications HistoryYesNo PluginNo PluginYes VersionningYesYesYes LimitedYesYes
Commercial SupportYesYesYesYes OptionalYesYesYesYesYes
Developer CommunityYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYes
Public ForumYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYes
Plugin APIYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYes
Drag & Drop ContentNo PluginYesYesYesNo PluginNo PluginNoYesYes
Image ResizingNo PluginYesYesYesYesNo PluginNoYesYes
Multiple UploadNo PluginYesYesYesYesNo PluginNoYesYes
SpellcheckerNo PluginNo PluginYesYes Multilingual spellcheckerYesNoYesNo PluginYes
Style WizardNo LimitedNoNoNoYesNoNoNo PluginYes
SubscriptionsNo PluginNo PluginNo PluginYesNoNo PluginNo PluginNo PluginYes
Template LanguageYes LimitedYesNoYesYesYesYesYesYes
UndoYes LimitedNoYes LimitedYesYesYes LimitedYesYesYes
WYSIWYG EditorNo PluginYesYesYesYesNo PluginYesYesYes
Extensible User ProfilesYesYesNo PluginYesNo PluginNoNo PluginYesYes
Interface LocalizationYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYes
CachingYesYesNo PluginYesYesYes LimitedYesYesYes
Load BalancingYes LimitedYesYes LimitedYesYesYesNoYesYes
Database ReplicationYes LimitedYesNo PluginYesNo PluginNoNoYesYes
Static Content ExportNoNoNo PluginNoNo PluginNoNoNo PluginYes
Multilingual ContentYesNo PluginNo PluginYesYesNo PluginNo PluginYesYes
Multi-Site DeploymentYesNo PluginYesYes Yes. Share content, media & userYesNoNo PluginYesYes
RSS (Content Syndication)YesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYes
Advertising ManagementNo PluginYesNoYesNo PluginYesYesNo PluginYes
Content SchedulingNo PluginYesYes LimitedYesYesYesYesYesYes
Inline AdministrationYesYesNo PluginYesYesYesYesYesYes
Package DeploymentNoNoNoYesYesYesYesYesYes
Sub-sites / RootsYesYesYesYesYesNo PluginNoYesYes
Themes / TemplatesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYes
Web StatisticsYesYesNo PluginYes Google analyticsYes PluginNo PluginYesNo PluginYes
Web-based Translation ManagementYesNo PluginYes LimitedYesYesYesYesYesNo Plugin
Workflow EngineYes LimitedNo PluginNoYesYes LimitedNoNoYesYes
FTP SupportYes LimitedYesNo PluginNoYesYesNoYesNo
UTF-8 SupportYesYesYesYesYesYes LimitedYesYesYes
WebDAV SupportNoNoNoNoNo PluginNoNoYesNo
XHTML CompliantYesYesYesYesYesNoYesYesYes
Built-in Applications
BlogYesYesYesYesNo PluginNo PluginYesYesYes
ChatNo PluginNo PluginNo PluginNoNo PluginNo PluginNo PluginNo PluginNo Plugin
ClassifiedsNo PluginNo PluginNo PluginYesNo PluginNo PluginNo PluginNo PluginYes
Contact ManagementNo PluginYesNo PluginYesNo PluginYesYesNo PluginYes
Forum (Discussion)YesNo PluginNo PluginNoNo PluginYesNo PluginYesYes
Document ManagementYes LimitedNo PluginNoYesNo PluginNo PluginNo PluginYesYes Limited
Events ManagementNo PluginNo PluginNo PluginYesNo PluginNo PluginNoYesYes
FAQ ManagementYesYesNo PluginNoNo PluginYesYesNo PluginYes
File DistributionNo PluginNo PluginNo PluginYesNo PluginNo PluginNo PluginYesYes
Graphs and ChartsNoNo PluginNoYes Data visualisationNo PluginNoNo PluginNo PluginYes
GuestbookNo PluginNo PluginNo PluginYesNo PluginNo PluginNo PluginNo PluginYes
Help Desk / Bug ReportingNo PluginNo PluginNoYesNo PluginNo PluginNo PluginNo PluginYes
Job PostingsNo PluginNo PluginNo PluginYesNo PluginNo PluginNo PluginNo PluginYes
Link ManagementNo PluginYesYesNo PluginYesYesYesYes
Mail FormNo PluginYesNo PluginYesYesYesYesYes PluginYes
MatrixNoNoNoNoNo PluginNoNoNoYes
My Page / DashboardNo PluginYesYesYesNo PluginYesNo PluginYesYes
Newsletter managementNo PluginNo PluginNo PluginYesYesNo PluginNo PluginNo PluginYes
Photo GalleryNo PluginNo PluginYesYesNo PluginNo PluginNo PluginYesYes
Project TrackingNo PluginNo PluginNoNoNo PluginNo PluginNo PluginNo PluginYes
Search EngineYesYesYesYes Elasticsearch - faceted searchYesYesYesYesYes
PollsYesYesNo PluginYesNo PluginYesYesNo PluginYes
Tests / QuizzesNo PluginNo PluginNo PluginYesNo PluginNo PluginNo PluginNo PluginYes
SurveysNo PluginNo PluginNo PluginYesNo PluginYesNo PluginNo PluginYes
NewsletterYesYes Plugin
Time TrackingNo PluginNo PluginNo PluginNoNo PluginNo PluginNoNo PluginYes
WYSIWYGNo PluginYesYes
User ContributionsYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYes
Web Services Front EndYes LimitedYesNo PluginYesNo PluginNo PluginNoNo PluginYes
WikiNo PluginNo PluginNo PluginNoNo PluginNo PluginYes LimitedNo PluginYes
Shopping CartNo PluginNo PluginNo PluginYes rCommerceNo PluginNo PluginNo PluginNo PluginYes
Geo and Behavioral targetingYes
SEO Features
MetadataYesYesYesYesYesNo PluginYesYesYes
SEO Friendly URLsYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYes
Open graph
Site MapNo PluginNo PluginNo PluginYesYesNo PluginNo Plugin- with sitemap.xml.gzYes
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