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Drupal vs.
WordPress
Smackdown
kwdm – oct 21
@jschumann
@seanyo
vs
In the Drupal Corner
James Schumann
@jschumann
In the WordPress
Corner
Sean Yo
WTF is a Drupal?
Wordpress has 11, 706
Plug-Ins...
Just like your Mom...
Wordpress developers
are hipster, scriptkiddie
douchebags
Drupal developers are
sad, lonely virgins
Srsly...
WTF is a Drupal?
WP has a 98%
marketshare of
social media
douchebags
Wordpress can be
installed in less than 5
minutes…
…Drupal can be installed
by as few as 5 people
Dear WordPress, code is
allowed to not suck.
Your theme code makes
me throw up in my
mouth.
Dear Drupal, websites are
allowed to look good.
Your themes make me throw
up in my mouth.
Themes are code, not pictures. If
you want pretty themes, learn to
code a theme.
Patches welcome.
Tracer.
Wordpress developers
have girlfirends
Drupal developers have jobs
No. Rly.
WTF IS A DRUPAL!?
Wordpress is a Personal
Publishing Platform
Drupal is a Content
Management Framework
WordPress is becoming an
Enterprise CMS
Drupal is becoming a Web
Application Platform
Custom Content
Theming
Ease of Use
Usefulness
Simplicity
Ease of Hacking
Awesome Deployment Tools
Wicked Flexability
Blogging
Community Sites
Updating
Custom Content Mashups
Out Of The Box Ready
Centralized Stuff
Open Source
Awesome Community
Well Designed
Coding Standards
Will make your life
better
Has more developers
than you
You are not a beautiful and
unique snowflake
Lets Web Devs develop
the web
Lets Content Devs
develop content
Drupal = Unix
Flexibile, Powerful,
Complex
QP = OSX
Simplified,
Standardized, Pretty
DrupalCon CPH:
WordPress is Better Than Drupal
http://slidesha.re/wpIsBetterThanDrupal
When to use Drupal
•User Community
•Custom Content
•App Development
•Blog/Content per User
When to use Wordpress
•Out-of-the-box Ready
•Access to lots of themes
•Standard CMS usecase
•Content by team of authors
http://dougal.gunters.org/blog/2010/10/13/wordpress-and-drupal-convergence
CMS Nirvana
EaseOfUse
Architecture
Drupal vs. WordPress: Smackdown Edition
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Drupal vs. WordPress: Smackdown Edition

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A no-holds barred trash-talkin' smackdown between WordPress and Drupal. I was in the WordPress corner and James Schumann was in the Drupal corner as we duked it out, had some fun and compared two of the most popular open source CMS platforms available.

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Drupal vs. WordPress: Smackdown Edition

  1. 1. Drupal vs. WordPress Smackdown kwdm – oct 21 @jschumann @seanyo vs
  2. 2. In the Drupal Corner James Schumann @jschumann
  3. 3. In the WordPress Corner Sean Yo
  4. 4. WTF is a Drupal?
  5. 5. Wordpress has 11, 706 Plug-Ins... Just like your Mom...
  6. 6. Wordpress developers are hipster, scriptkiddie douchebags
  7. 7. Drupal developers are sad, lonely virgins
  8. 8. Srsly... WTF is a Drupal?
  9. 9. WP has a 98% marketshare of social media douchebags
  10. 10. Wordpress can be installed in less than 5 minutes… …Drupal can be installed by as few as 5 people
  11. 11. Dear WordPress, code is allowed to not suck. Your theme code makes me throw up in my mouth.
  12. 12. Dear Drupal, websites are allowed to look good. Your themes make me throw up in my mouth.
  13. 13. Themes are code, not pictures. If you want pretty themes, learn to code a theme. Patches welcome. Tracer.
  14. 14. Wordpress developers have girlfirends
  15. 15. Drupal developers have jobs
  16. 16. No. Rly. WTF IS A DRUPAL!?
  17. 17. Wordpress is a Personal Publishing Platform
  18. 18. Drupal is a Content Management Framework
  19. 19. WordPress is becoming an Enterprise CMS
  20. 20. Drupal is becoming a Web Application Platform
  21. 21. Custom Content
  22. 22. Theming
  23. 23. Ease of Use
  24. 24. Usefulness
  25. 25. Simplicity
  26. 26. Ease of Hacking
  27. 27. Awesome Deployment Tools
  28. 28. Wicked Flexability
  29. 29. Blogging
  30. 30. Community Sites
  31. 31. Updating
  32. 32. Custom Content Mashups
  33. 33. Out Of The Box Ready
  34. 34. Centralized Stuff
  35. 35. Open Source
  36. 36. Awesome Community
  37. 37. Well Designed
  38. 38. Coding Standards
  39. 39. Will make your life better
  40. 40. Has more developers than you
  41. 41. You are not a beautiful and unique snowflake
  42. 42. Lets Web Devs develop the web
  43. 43. Lets Content Devs develop content
  44. 44. Drupal = Unix Flexibile, Powerful, Complex
  45. 45. QP = OSX Simplified, Standardized, Pretty
  46. 46. DrupalCon CPH: WordPress is Better Than Drupal http://slidesha.re/wpIsBetterThanDrupal
  47. 47. When to use Drupal •User Community •Custom Content •App Development •Blog/Content per User
  48. 48. When to use Wordpress •Out-of-the-box Ready •Access to lots of themes •Standard CMS usecase •Content by team of authors
  49. 49. http://dougal.gunters.org/blog/2010/10/13/wordpress-and-drupal-convergence CMS Nirvana EaseOfUse Architecture

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