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Most Popular CMS for Websites

09 Nov
2016
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There are many CMS platforms you can use for your website development but have you ever wondered which of them are truly useful? Which Content Management Systems are most convenient and easy to use by users who do not have extensive computer knowledge? Which CMS platform will allow you to easily manage the content of your website?

Below you can find the top 3 most popular and highly rated by Google website development CMSs.

Website Development with WordPress

In the past, WordPress has been used mainly as a blogging platform, but nowadays with this CMS can be used not only for fully functional website development, but also for the creation of mobile applications.

The fact is that WordPress is a very easy and convenient system. This makes it one of the most popular CMSs for website development, as well as for their maintenance in consequence. Nowadays 22.5 % of all websites on the Internet are based on WordPress.

WordPress is a SEO Friendly platform, but if you’re using WordPress for a first time it is not a good idea to experiment with the optimisation of your website. It is highly recommended to appoint this task to a professional in order to avoid a potential ban by Google. WordPress is considered to be one of the best protected CMS, it can be used in many ways, and there are numerous free plugins that could be used on your website.

Website Development with Joomla

Joomla as well as most website development CMS is a open source platform. Joomla is PHP-based and uses MySQL database to store content. With the help of Joomla you or your web developers will be able to make your preferred website development project whether it will be for:

  • Informative website
  • Corporate website
  • Business website
  • eCommerce website
  • Small Business website

 

Even with a small knowledge in this area you can manage the content of your website extremely easily without fiddling with the code behind the site. Joomla can be used for the developing of powerful online applications.

Website Development with Drupal

Drupal is an extremely flexible website development CMS and can be tailored to the needs of every business. However, it isn’t as user-friendly as WordPress or Joomla, due to the fact that it is a new website development CMS and is a heavier platform compared to the above CMSs, and so is not the preferred choice by the majority.