DrupalCampHI - Drupal vs WordPress

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Drupal VS WordPress (Several slides used from presentation used by CH3's Jen Lampton)

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  • Great overview, even though it is a bit dated now. I am working on updating the conversation here https://www.commercialprogression.com/post/drupal-vs-wordpress-great-open-source-cms-debate
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DrupalCampHI - Drupal vs WordPress

  1. 1. Rob Bertholf [email_address] http://rob.bertholf.com Drupal vs. WordPress
  2. 4. Product will exceed market need. Mahalo to CH3’s @jenlampton for Drupal vs. WordPress data
  3. 5. Room for a lower-end product.
  4. 6. WordPress is that product. TWEET IT:
  5. 7. That’s a whole lot more market.
  6. 8. ait... Drupal can do everything WP can do! But
  7. 9. All things being equal , Drupal should have half that market…
  8. 10. ... plus the market for all the things Drupal can do that WordPress can’t.
  9. 11. All things aren’t equal... Drupal WordPress
  10. 12. ~50 x more Active Installations 11.8 Million 255 K
  11. 13. ~4k more plugins than modules 10,006 6,100
  12. 14. ~2 x more Themes 1,209 700
  13. 15. ~16 x larger community 20 Million 1.2 Million
  14. 16. hy ?
  15. 17. Dashboard. No set up.
  16. 18. YSIWYG. No set up.
  17. 19. Categorization. No set up.
  18. 20. hat it looks like
  19. 21. Example Designs
  20. 22. hat about upgrades?
  21. 23. hat’s Drupals problem?
  22. 24. we are developers. (developers like to build things)
  23. 25. we are developers. (developers like to solve hard problems)
  24. 26. we are developers. (developers do not care about looks)
  25. 27. we are developers. (developers don’t push buttons)
  26. 28. What you get with Drupal:
  27. 29. We build things with modules.
  28. 30. Lots of modules.
  29. 31. hat you get with WordPress:
  30. 32. e can do that! = + +work
  31. 33. e need to Improve Usability http://www.d7ux.org
  32. 34. e need to Document http://drupal.org/contribute/documentation
  33. 35. e need to Bundle. http://drupal.org/project/Installation+profiles http://groups.drupal.org/distributions http://drupal.org/node/647374
  34. 36. e need to Finish our Work “ It Works” is not enough anymore.
  35. 37. e need to keep talking. #drupal-usability #drupal-docs Mahalo to CH3’s @jenlampton for Drupal vs. WordPress data
  36. 38. Get Social!
  37. 39. http://HawaiiKlout.com
  38. 40. Social Media Club of Hawaii http://SMCHawaii.org
  39. 41. Pacific New Media (UH Manoa) http://www.outreach.hawaii.edu/pnm/ Search Engine Optimization (L11536) Jul 14 • Thu • 6:00-9:00pm • UHM Krauss 012 (Yukiyoshi Room) • Social Media Marketing: Developing an Effective Strategy (L11482) Jul 28 • Thu • 6:00-9:00pm • UHM Krauss 012 (Yukiyoshi Room) • Web Analytics and Conversion Optimization (L11483) Aug 18 • Thu • 6:00-9:00pm • UHM Krauss 012 (Yukiyoshi Room) •
  40. 42. Rob Bertholf [email_address] http://rob.bertholf.com Drupal vs. WordPress

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