CMS Review

CMS Review
I would like to take a few moments to put out this brief comparison review. I still come across people who say they've tried Joomla! and it was too confusing for them. When pressed on when they tested Joomla!, it was back in the early days, back with Joomla! 1.0 in 2005/2006. How can you actually make an honest opinion on something you checked out 10 years ago, but haven’t touched since? Joomla! is completely Open Source software, from the beginning to the last piece of code. Joomla! has 7,825 (50% or so commercial) extensions which are actively maintained. All extensions on the Joomla! Extensions Directory are Open Source, otherwise they don’t get listed. A common thing that will be seen with other reviews is that WordPress has over 45,000 plugins, compared to the 7,800 for Joomla!, so the reviewers will claim that that shows Joomla! is "dying," which is...
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Do we use WordPress?

Do we use WordPress?
Do We Use WordPress?
We often get asked whether we do WordPress, so we would like to take this opportunity to answer this, and give reasons for our answer. The main question: do we do WordPress? This simple answer is no. Now on to the WHY. With WordPress being so popular, why haven’t we jumped in bed with everyone else who is using WordPress? The simple reason is what it was designed for. Allow me to explain. Back in 2005 we were still hand coding HTML websites from scratch. It was in that year that I started hearing about some of the web based platforms in their relative infancy, and being a curious individual, I started looking into them. It wasn’t just seeing what their websites had to say, but it actually involved downloading, uploading to my server, installing, and actually playing with them. I tested WordPress, Joomla!, Drupal, Xoops, PHP-Nuke, and several others....
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