Comparison WordPress Drupal Ease of hosting and installation Excellent Excellent Ease of setting up: simple site Excellent Good Ease of setting up: complex site Excellent Good Ease of use: content editor Excellent Good Ease of use: site administrator Excellent Good Graphical flexibility Excellent Excellent
Comparison (Contd.) WordPress Drupal Accessibility and SEO Good Fair Structural flexibility Good Excellent User roles and workflow Fair Good Community/Web 2.0 functionality Excellent Excellent Extending and integrating Excellent Excellent Security Fair Good
Drupal is not exactly a blogging platform per se, as is
WordPress, but it is a CMS construction kit .
The user profiles are extensible and allows for easy
creation of membership sites and portals.
The categorization of content in Drupal is innovative as
Drupal does a great drop of building out dynamic sites ,
something WordPress falters at.
Drupal can be easier because the backend allows for themeing as well. If you want your backend to look like your front end, you have that option with Drupal. WordPress on the other hand has a set theme for its backend which cannot be changed. This can be a little confusing for the novice webmaster.