Free Content Management System (CMS) Comparison table

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2015-08-05 10:22:48

Most Popular Free CMS Software Comparison:

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

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Latest version3.
Release date2014-10-012015-05-072013-11-202013-04-28
LicenseOpen SourceOpen SourceOpen SourceOpen Source
Supported databasesMySQL, PostgreSQLMySQLMySQL, PostgreSQLMySQL
CaptchaNo PluginNo PluginNo PluginNo Plugin
Content ApprovalYesYesYesYes
Email VerificationYesYesYesYes
Granular PrivilegesYesYesYesYes
Authentication methodsLDAP, CustomLDAP (plugin), CustomLDAP (plugin), NTLM (plugin), CustomLDAP
Session ManagementYesNo PluginYesYes Limited
SSL CompatibleYesYesYesYes
Login HistoryYesNo PluginYesNo Plugin
Modifications HistoryNo PluginNo PluginYesYes
Commercial SupportYesYesNoYes
Developer CommunityYesYesYesYes
Public ForumYesYesYesYes
Plugin APIYesYesYesYes
Drag & Drop ContentYesYesNo PluginNo Plugin
Image ResizingYesYesNo PluginNo Plugin
Multiple UploadYesYesNo PluginNo Plugin
SpellcheckerNo PluginYesNo PluginNo
Style WizardNoNoNo LimitedNo
SubscriptionsNo PluginNo PluginNo PluginNo Plugin
Template LanguageYesNoYes LimitedYes
UndoNoYes LimitedYes LimitedYes Limited
WYSIWYG EditorYesYesNo PluginNo Plugin
Extensible User ProfilesYesNo PluginYesNo
Interface LocalizationYesYesYesYes
CachingYesNo PluginYesYes Limited
Load BalancingYesYes LimitedYes LimitedYes
Database ReplicationYesNo PluginYes LimitedNo
Static Content ExportNoNo PluginNoNo
Multilingual ContentNo PluginNo PluginYesNo Plugin
Multi-Site DeploymentNo PluginYesYesNo
RSS (Content Syndication)YesYesYesYes
Advertising ManagementYesNoNo PluginYes
Content SchedulingYesYes LimitedNo PluginYes
Inline AdministrationYesNo PluginYesYes
Package DeploymentNoNoNoYes
Sub-sites / RootsYesYesYesNo Plugin
Themes / TemplatesYesYesYesYes
Web StatisticsYesNo PluginYesNo Plugin
Web-based Translation ManagementNo PluginYes LimitedYesYes
Workflow EngineNo PluginNoYes LimitedNo
FTP SupportYesNo PluginYes LimitedYes
UTF-8 SupportYesYesYesYes Limited
WebDAV SupportNoNoNoNo
XHTML CompliantYesYesYesNo
Built-in Applications
BlogYesYesYesNo Plugin
ChatNo PluginNo PluginNo PluginNo Plugin
ClassifiedsNo PluginNo PluginNo PluginNo Plugin
Contact ManagementYesNo PluginNo PluginYes
Forum (Discussion)No PluginNo PluginYesYes
Document ManagementNo PluginNoYes LimitedNo Plugin
Events ManagementNo PluginNo PluginNo PluginNo Plugin
FAQ ManagementYesNo PluginYesYes
File DistributionNo PluginNo PluginNo PluginNo Plugin
Graphs and ChartsNo PluginNoNoNo
GuestbookNo PluginNo PluginNo PluginNo Plugin
Help Desk / Bug ReportingNo PluginNoNo PluginNo Plugin
Job PostingsNo PluginNo PluginNo PluginNo Plugin
Link ManagementYesYesNo PluginYes
Mail FormYesNo PluginNo PluginYes
My Page / DashboardYesYesNo PluginYes
Newsletter managementNo PluginNo PluginNo PluginNo Plugin
Photo GalleryNo PluginYesNo PluginNo Plugin
Project TrackingNo PluginNoNo PluginNo Plugin
Search EngineYesYesYesYes
PollsYesNo PluginYesYes
Tests / QuizzesNo PluginNo PluginNo PluginNo Plugin
SurveysNo PluginNo PluginNo PluginYes
Time TrackingNo PluginNo PluginNo PluginNo Plugin
User ContributionsYesYesYesYes
Web Services Front EndYesNo PluginYes LimitedNo Plugin
WikiNo PluginNo PluginNo PluginNo Plugin
Shopping CartNo PluginNo PluginNo PluginNo Plugin
SEO Features
MetadataYesYesYesNo Plugin
SEO Friendly URLsYesYesYesYes
Site MapNo PluginNo PluginNo PluginNo Plugin
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