Drupal Vs. WordPress

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Product

Drupal 6.10 WordPress 2.2.1
Last Updated 2/26/2009 7/25/2007
System Requirements Drupal WordPress

Application Server

The application server or application environment required to run this CMS.
PHP 4.3.5+

Approximate Cost

The approximate licensing cost of this CMS. Note that there are almost always hard and soft costs beyond licensing costs for any CMS.
Free Free

Database

The database engine this CMS uses to store content and settings.
MySQL, Postgres MySQL version 4.0 or greater

License

The type of license this CMS is distributed under.
GNU GPL GNU GPL

Operating System

The operating systems this CMS is compatible with.
Any OS Independent

Programming Language

The programming language that the CMS is written in and/or can be extended using.
PHP PHP version 4.2 or greater

Root Access

Is root (or administrator) access required to install this application?
No No

Shell Access

Is shell access required to install this application? In other words, do you need to be able to log in to the machine (other than through FTP) in order to install this application?
No No

Web Server

The web servers this CMS is compatible with.
Apache, IIS Apache, mod_rewrite
Security Drupal WordPress

Audit Trail

Does the system keep track of who made additions, updates, or deletions?
Yes Limited

Captcha

A challenge-response system designed to defeat bots from being able to use user-only features of a system. See http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Captcha for more information.
Free Add On No

Content Approval

Does the system provide for some level of system-wide content approval?
Yes Yes
Yes Free Add On

Granular Privileges

Does the system allow read and write privileges on a per page or per content item basis, as well as separate privileges for other system functions?
Yes Yes

Kerberos Authentication

Does the system support authentication via Kerberos?
No No

LDAP Authentication

Does the system allow for LDAP-based authentication?
Free Add On No
Yes Free Add On

NIS Authentication

Does the system support authentication via NIS?
No No

NTLM Authentication

Does the system support authentication via NTLM?
Free Add On No

Pluggable Authentication

Does the system allow an administrator to plug in additional authentication schemes (from a vendor or homegrown) beyond the default proprietary authentication scheme and an LDAP authentication mechanism?
Yes Yes

Problem Notification

Does the system provide a mechanism for alerting administrators (email, instant messenger, cell phone, etc) when it detects a problem? (Logging does not count.)
No Free Add On

Sandbox

Does the system allow for a private area for content managers to try new content ideas without the worry of affecting the rest of the site?
No Limited

Session Management

Does the system provide some facility for an administrator to see who is logged in, what they are doing, and log them out if necessary?
Yes Free Add On

SMB Authentication

Does the system support authentication via SMB?
No No

SSL Compatible

Can this system be used with an SSL certificate on the web server?
Yes Yes

SSL Logins

Can this system be configured to switch to SSL mode (HTTPS) for logins, and then back to normal HTTP after the login? This kind of functionality protects user login information from being sniffed.
No Free Add On

SSL Pages

Can this system be configured to switch to SSL mode for certain pages (or sections), and then back to straight HTTP for other pages (or sections)? You may want this if the system is used partially for regular site content and partially to distribute confidential data such as customer invoices or medical records.
No Limited

Versioning

Does the system provide for some level of system-wide content versioning?
Yes Free Add On
Support Drupal WordPress

Certification Program

Is there a professional certification or degree program for this CMS?
No No

Code Skeletons

Does the system provide code skeletons or code templates to make it easy for new developers to write plugins for it?
Yes No

Commercial Manuals

Are there books or other commercially available documentation for this CMS?
Yes No

Commercial Support

Can support be purchased from a commercial organization with trained staff members?
Yes No

Commercial Training

Can training be purchased from a commercial organization that has dedicated training staff for this CMS?
Yes No

Developer Community

Is there a free online developer community specifically for this product?
Yes Yes

Online Help

Is there an integrated context-sensitive help system built in to the CMS?
Yes Yes

Pluggable API

Can the system be extended through an open and documented application programming interface (API)?
Yes Yes

Professional Hosting

Is there a vendor supplied professionally tuned hosting environment (application service provider) or has a certified hosting partner program.
Yes Yes

Professional Services

Are there commercially available professional services organizations to customize or provide administrative services for this CMS?
Yes No

Public Forum

Is there a publicly available forum or message board for the system?
Yes Yes

Public Mailing List

Is there a publicly available mailing list for the system?
Yes Yes

Test Framework

Does the system have an automated test framework that can be used to test the codebase to ensure that it is functioning properly? This sort of framework is sometimes called Unit Tests or Smoke Tests.
Free Add On Yes

Third-Party Developers

Are there third-party developers who manufacture plug-ins for this system?
Yes Yes

Users Conference

Is there an annual users conference for this system where it's users can get together, discuss ideas, get training, etc?
Yes Yes
Ease of Use Drupal WordPress

Drag-N-Drop Content

Does the product allow the user to position content in a drag and drop fashion?
Free Add On Yes
Free Add On Limited

Friendly URLs

Does the system have human-readable and search engine friendly URLs? (The alternative is that there are a bunch of symbols and numbers in the URL and the URLs are typically quite long.)
Yes Yes

Image Resizing

Is the system capable of allowing users to resize uploaded images so they need not mess around with an external image editor?
Free Add On Limited

Macro Language

Is there a macro language that allows content managers to place powerful functionality (like auto-generated navigation systems) without any programming knowledge?
Free Add On Free Add On

Mass Upload

Does the system have a way of uploading/importing many images and other files all at once to save time?
Free Add On Free Add On

Prototyping

Does the system allow the user to create custom default settings for the different kinds of content objects to save them extra clicks when creating those object types. For instance, if there is a particular template they like to use, can they set it as a default?
Limited No

Server Page Language

Is there a server page language available like PHP, JSP, or ASP for easy one-off functionality?
Yes Yes

Site Setup Wizard

Does the system give the user the option to create default content areas, styles, and other settings during setup of the site or installation?
Limited  

Spell Checker

Does the system have an integrated spell checker?
Free Add On Free Add On

Style Wizard

Does the system have a wizard for generating styles/themes/templates or whatever else a look and feel might be called in the system? These wizards would allow the user to step by step choose colors, layouts, logos, etc to create their own look and feel without knowing anything about HTML/CSS.
Limited No

Subscriptions

Can the user subscribe to various sections of the site and receive notifications on new/updated content? These types of functions are typically found in the news feeds, forums, and blogs.
Free Add On Yes

Template Language

Is there a templating language for powerful layout controls? (Note that templating languages are different from server page languages in that they are not capable of full programmatic functions, and are fully HTML compliant.)
Limited No

UI Levels

Is there a means of "dumbing down" the publishing interface for less sophisticated publishers while keeping a more sophisticated interface for power users?
No Yes

Undo

Does the system allow users to "undo" operations if they make a mistake?
Limited Free Add On

WYSIWYG Editor

Is there a web-based rich text editor to allow publishers to create formatted content without knowing HTML, CSS, XML, or XSL?
Free Add On Yes

Zip Archives

Does the system allow a user to upload a zip (or other compressed file) full of static content, which is then published to the site? This sort of feature is used to do web-based mass uploads of static content.
No Free Add On
Performance Drupal WordPress

Advanced Caching

Does the system have advanced caching mechanisms that go beyond simple page caching? For instance, navigation, template, or content object caching?
Yes Free Add On

Database Replication

Can the system take advantage of database replication for better scalability? The system would need to be able to perform reads from slaves and writes to the database master.
Limited No

Load Balancing

Does the system allow you to put a load balancer in front of it to split the load between multiple servers? This would require that user sessions can be passed beween all the nodes transparently.
Yes No

Page Caching

Does the system have a mechanism for caching the contents of a page so that if it's requested again it can skip most of the work to create the page?
Yes Free Add On

Static Content Export

Does the system have the ability to export it's content as static HTML so it may be served up from regional cache servers, or from static HTML web servers?
No Limited
Management Drupal WordPress

Advertising Management

Does the CMS have a banner or other management system?
Free Add On No

Asset Management

Is there a central repository for uploading images and other files so they can be reused through-out the site?
Yes Limited

Clipboard

Is there a clipboard system that allows publishers to easily cut and paste content from one area of the site to another?
No No

Content Scheduling

Does the system allow for content to be automatically added or removed from a site based upon date?
Free Add On Free Add On

Content Staging

Can content be created on one server and easily "pushed" to another server?
Free Add On No

Inline Administration

Is content edited directly in the page that it will be placed? (The alternative is that there is a wholly separate interface for managing content.)
Yes No

Online Administration

Can the system be completely managed through a web browser? (The alternative is that there is some sort of offline client software that must be used to manage at least some components.)
Yes Yes

Package Deployment

Can content and applications be packaged so that tedious repeditive publishing functions can be easily deployed time and time again without the repetition?
No No

Sub-sites / Roots

Does the system allow for sub-sites within a site that are self-contained with their own navigation and content hierarchy?
Yes No

Themes / Skins

Does the system have a mechanism to transport styles, templates, etc between sites so that you can create a theme on one site and then reuse it on many others?
Yes Yes

Trash

Is there a trash system to allow administrators or publishers to recover content that has been removed from the site? Note that this is not the same as recovering items from a versioning archive.
No No

Web Statistics

Does the system have built in web site statistics reporting for things such as pages/content items viewed, number of users per time period, etc?
Yes Free Add On

Web-based Style/Template Management

Is there a web-based interface for adding styles and templates to the system for design and layout control?
Yes Yes

Web-based Translation Management

Can language translations be managed through and easy web-based interface?
Yes Limited

Workflow Engine

Is there a full-fledged workflow system integrated into the CMS that can be used for business process management (or other duties beyond just content approval)?
Limited No
Interoperability Drupal WordPress

Content Syndication (RSS)

Can the system export RSS/XML feeds so that the content can be republished on other sites? Note that if it can only syndicate content from one function, such a "news" then it should be labeled as only limited support.
Yes Yes

FTP Support

Does the system allow users to upload internal content and/or files via FTP?
Limited Free Add On

iCal

If the system implements calendars, does it allow for the import and export of the iCal standard?
Free Add On  

UTF-8 Support

Does the system support UTF-8 character encoding to enable multi-lingual sites without the use of seperate code pages for each language?
Yes Yes

WAI Compliant

Does the system follow the W3C specification for WAI compliance?
Limited Limited

WebDAV Support

Does the system allow users to upload internal content and/or files via WebDAV?
No No

XHTML Compliant

Does the system follow the W3C specification for XHTML compliance?
Yes Yes
Flexibility Drupal WordPress

CGI-mode Support

Can the system run in CGI mode for development purposes or on low-end systems?
Yes No

Content Reuse

Does the system allow content to be mirrored (not copied, but reused) from one location to another on a site?
Limited No

Extensible User Profiles

Does the system provide a user profiling that can be extended with new profile properties through an administrative interface?
Yes No

Interface Localization

Is the system localized/internationalized so it can be translated into other languages and take locale preferences like date/time preferences into account?
Yes Yes
Yes Yes

Multi-lingual Content

Does the system support the creation of sites with multiple languages?
Yes Free Add On

Multi-lingual Content Integration

Does the system support a multi-lingual version of each content object without republishing the content object. For example, if you create an FAQ in English, then all that needs to be done to display the FAQ in Spanish or another language is to translate the content, not create another page with another FAQ content object. Then depending upon user preferences it either shows one version or the other.
Free Add On Free Add On

Multi-Site Deployment

Is the system capable of hosting multiple sites from one software deployment? This means you can install the software once and host as many sites as you want. It also means that when it comes time to upgrade you only need to upgrade the software in one place, not for each seperate site.
Yes No

URL Rewriting

Is the system capable of rewriting URL or working with some other URL rewriting mechanism to provide shorter or friendlier URLs?
Yes Yes
Built-in Applications Drupal WordPress

Blog

Does the systemm have a blog or web log? (See slashdot.org for an example.)
Yes Yes

Chat

Does the system have an application for real-time online chat?
Free Add On Free Add On

Classifieds

Does the system have a classifieds application?
Free Add On Free Add On

Contact Management

Does the system have a contact management or rolodex type of application?
Free Add On Free Add On

Data Entry

Does the system have an application for creating arbitrary data entry applications?
Free Add On No

Database Reports

Does the system have an application for creating database reports?
No No

Discussion / Forum

Does the system have a message board?
Yes Free Add On

Document Management

Does the system have an application for managing offline document storage and versioning?
Limited No

Events Calendar

Does the system have an application for tracking events and displaying events calendars?
Free Add On Free Add On

Events Management

Does the system have a way to create events and allow users to sign up for those events.
Free Add On No

Expense Reports

Does the system have an application for tracking employee expense reports?
No No

FAQ Management

Does the system have an application to organize frequently asked questions?
Yes Free Add On

File Distribution

Does the system have an application for distributing files including privileges for who is allowed to view/download those files?
Free Add On Free Add On

Graphs and Charts

Does the system have an application that will allow the user to generate graphs and charts based upon some data set (SQL, text file, xml file, etc)?
No No

Groupware

Does the system have email and calendaring (group scheduling) applications?
Free Add On No

Guest Book

Does the system have a guest book or graffiti application?
Free Add On Free Add On

Help Desk / Bug Reporting

Does the system have an application for trouble ticketing or bug reporting?
Free Add On No

HTTP Proxy

Does the system have a mechanism to proxy or mirror HTML and other content and applications from other web servers?
No No

In/Out Board

An intranet application that allows staff to post their status. In the building. Out for the day, be back tommorrow. Etc.
No No

Job Postings

Does the system have a mechanism for posting job listings?
Free Add On Free Add On
Free Add On Yes

Mail Form

Does the CMS have an application for creating customizable
Free Add On Free Add On

Matrix

Does the system have a matrix application similar to what you see here on CMS Matrix?
No No

My Page / Dashboard

Does the CMS have a dashboard application (sometimes called a portal)? (See my.yahoo.com for an example.)
Free Add On Yes
Free Add On Free Add On
Free Add On Free Add On

Polls

Does the system have an application for conducting simple single question polls?
Yes Free Add On

Product Management

Does the system have an application for displaying organized product information?
Free Add On No

Project Tracking

Does the system have an application for managing project tasks?
Free Add On No

Search Engine

Does the system have an integrated search engine that can index the managed content and allow the user to search the indexed content?
Yes Yes

Site Map

Can the system generate a tree showing all of the pages in the system dynamically so it doesn't have to be maintained seperately by the content managers?
Free Add On Free Add On

Stock Quotes

Does the system have an application for displaying stock ticker information?
Free Add On No

Surveys

Does the CMS have an application for conducting complex multi-question surveys?
Free Add On Free Add On

Syndicated Content (RSS)

Does the CMS have an application for retrieving and displaying RDF/RSS/XML syndicated content?
Yes Yes

Tests / Quizzes

Does the system have an application for administering tests and quizzes?
Free Add On Free Add On

Time Tracking

Does the system have an application for tracking employee time for payroll or billing purposes?
Free Add On Free Add On

User Contributions

Does the CMS have a system for allowing a user community to contribute stories and other content to the site?
Yes Yes

Weather

Does the system have a weather information system?
Free Add On Free Add On

Web Services Front End

Does the system have an application for directly interfacing with arbitrary web services such as the Google API and the various available methods from X-Methods, and then creating a templated user interface without coding?
Limited Free Add On

Wiki

Does the system support wiki or wiki-like functionality? Wiki provides online collaboration functionality as well as a simple text formatting language.
Free Add On Free Add On
Commerce Drupal WordPress

Affiliate Tracking

Does the system have an affiliate tracking or referrals system for tracking partner sites that link in to the site?
Free Add On No

Inventory Management

Does the system provide the site owner a way to manage inventory levels (quantities of product on hand)?
Free Add On No

Pluggable Payments

Does the system allow the site owner to plug in new payment gateways so they may use whatever payment processing mechanism (PayPal, PayFlowPro, 2checkout, iTransact, Authorize.net, etc) they choose?
Free Add On No

Pluggable Shipping

Does the system allow the site owner to plug in their own shipping calculator so that they can charge based upon their needs (weight, price, UPS, USPS, FedEx, etc)?
Free Add On No

Pluggable Tax

Does the system allow the site owner to plug in new tax calculators?
Free Add On No

Point of Sale

Does the system tie into (or have built in) a point of sale system to enable site owners to run a brick and mortar store from the same inventory?
No No

Shopping Cart

Does the system have a mechanism for allowing the user to create a list of adhoc items to purchase, and then purchase all of them at once?
Free Add On No

Subscriptions

Does the system have a way manage timed subscriptions that are tied into the commerce function? This requires recurring billing, billing cancellation, etc.
Free Add On No

Wish Lists

Does the system allow users to create wish lists?
Free Add On No