Compare Drupal vs Joomla

See this comparison of Drupal vs. Joomla based on data from user reviews. Drupal rates 3.8/5 stars with 229 reviews. Joomla rates 3.9/5 stars with 170 reviews. Each product's score is calculated by real-time data from verified user reviews.

Meets RequirementsSee More
Meets RequirementsSee More
8.4
(Based on 210 reviews)
8.4
(Based on 164 reviews)
Ease of UseSee More
Ease of UseSee More
6.9
(Based on 211 reviews)
7.6
(Based on 164 reviews)
Ease of SetupSee More
Ease of SetupSee More
6.8
(Based on 139 reviews)
8.0
(Based on 110 reviews)
Ease of AdminSee More
Ease of AdminSee More
7.3
(Based on 150 reviews)
8.2
(Based on 113 reviews)
Quality of SupportSee More
Quality of SupportSee More
7.5
(Based on 158 reviews)
7.3
(Based on 142 reviews)
Ease of Doing Business WithSee More
Ease of Doing Business WithSee More
7.9
(Based on 107 reviews)
8.5
(Based on 93 reviews)
Product Direction (% positive)See More
Product Direction (% positive)See More
6.9
(Based on 210 reviews)
7.2
(Based on 162 reviews)
Small-Business (50 or fewer emp.)
Small-Business
(50 or fewer emp.)
43.0%
64.3%
Mid-Market (51-1000 emp.)
Mid-Market
(51-1000 emp.)
33.3%
22.0%
Enterprise (> 1000 emp.)
Enterprise
(> 1000 emp.)
23.7%
13.7%
 
Information Technology and Services
12.9%
Information Technology and Services
18.1%
 
Higher Education
9.7%
Marketing and Advertising
11.3%
 
Marketing and Advertising
8.7%
Internet
8.1%
 
Internet
7.4%
Computer Software
7.7%
 
Computer Software
7.1%
Higher Education
4.8%
 
Other
54.0%
Other
50.0%
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Steven S.
Administrator in Information Technology and Services

A powerful, free open source solution with a thriving user and developer community.

Alejandro A. C.
Administrator in Information Technology and Services

Easy to use for users and admins. Even though it took me some time to set it up, it wasn't difficult to just set the content areas and the sections I wanted, or even modify a template. I managed a site entirely on my own without the help of any admin,...

Most Helpful Critical Review
Most Helpful Critical Review
Jessica P.
User in Financial Services

You get what you pay for though. Unless you know your way around Drupal, have tech savvy folks who can utilize the system and designers who create a website for you that is easy to update, you may have trouble. It's important to keep with the updates, as...

Erin H.
User in Information Technology and Services

If I compare joomla to another free CMS such as umbraco, I feel like it has a lot of shortcomings. And as someone who easily understood sitecore, kentico, and umbraco, joomla was very confusing until I did some reading and research. It isn't organized in a...

 
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