Compare Symphony CMS vs. Concrete5

Symphony CMS Concrete5
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Symphony CMS is a content management system that is built using PHP language. Despite the similarity in naming it has nothing to do with the Symfony project also written in PHP.

Concrete 5 is a long running content management system. It is known for it's user friendly interface and with it's recent iterations has moved to adopt Symfony components.

Main advantages
  • Simple to read codebase
  • Easy user interface
  • Extensible by default
  • Ease of use
  • Extensions marketplace
  • Reasonably sized community
Main disvantages
  • Codebase shows it's age
  • Heavy investment in project specific technology
  • Limited popularity
  • Product versioning can be confusing
  • Not many examples for complex implementations
  • Multilingual architecture not top notch
Product detailsSymphony CMS Concrete5

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