Earlier this year, we stormed the CMS battlefield and examined the differences (and similarities) between rival open source platforms WordPress and Drupal.

Today, we looking at how WordPress stands up against its No. 2 rival: Joomla. Currently, WordPress commands nearly 60 percent market share among CMSs, compared to Joomla, which holds just 5.9 percent. Meanwhile, WordPress powers more than 26 percent of the entire internet, while Joomla sites at a mere 2.6 percent.


In this white paper, Torque author Nick Schäferhoff takes a detailed look at WordPress and Joomla based on a number of key factors to determine which is the more powerful platform and which is the right CMS for your site. The white paper compares the two open source platforms based on:

  • User friendliness
  • Extendibility
  • Support
  • SEO
  • Security
  • Special features
  • Translation and localization

Download our WordPress vs. Joomla white paper now to learn why WordPress is the most powerful CMS on the market today, and why it’s best suited for any web project you may have.

For more, check out our WordPress vs. Joomla infographic.