Compare WordPress vs. Pimcore

WordPress Pimcore
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Product intro

WordPress is not a very modern PHP CMS and does not use Symfony or other components. It is very popular and earns it's position in the listing of Symfony CMSes.

Pimcore is a CMS whose development started in 2009. Originally the Content Management System was built on the Zend PHP Framework, but the system will switch to the Symfony full stack framework.

Main advantages
  • Very popular
  • Good usability
  • Vibrant community
  • Solid feature set beyond regular CMS features
  • Commercial backing
  • Quality codebase
Main disvantages
  • Shoddy code quality
  • Relies on 3rd party plugins a lot
  • A weak security trackrecord, partly due to plugins
  • New product version can be risky
  • Limited adoption
  • Can be too "heavy" for simple sites
Product detailsWordPress Pimcore

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