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Clydebrown
01-08-2013, 05:03 AM
Hello guys,
I would like to make an eCommerce base website and want to add an online shopping option. Hence, could you suggest which one is better Wordpress or Joomla?

edbr
01-09-2013, 12:20 AM
you dont have to use either just for an online shop you can add to any site either in main directory or another folder on your site

Corrosive
01-09-2013, 10:49 AM
If your site is purely e-commerce then I'd use a platform aimed at just selling online. Check out Prestashop or Magento for starters. IMO using a CMS is less effective than a dedicated e-comm setup.

loveDesign
09-09-2013, 12:42 PM
Hi . I used both of them , and I like WordPress much then Joomla , because it's easy and user friendly , so if you need simple website I think WordPress is good choice .

derickwilliams
01-17-2014, 10:15 AM
My preferred choice between these two will always be Wordpress because its very user friendly . So if you are looking to build a simple website i would strongly recommend Wordpress for you.

edbr
01-18-2014, 12:48 AM
mod-x for my vote , same reasons as above

derickwilliams
01-22-2014, 10:05 AM
Definitely Wordpress. The installation process is easier than Joomla. It takes only 5 minutes to upload and install WordPress.

As for templates, WordPress has the largest themes available online. There's a theme for almost anything someone can imagine.

And WordPress is more like an app where joomla is a CMS.

derickwilliams
01-27-2014, 06:08 AM
Of course, Wordpress. It has more templates to offer and bigger in size. Moreover, it takes little time to install as well.

Huzaifah
03-23-2014, 11:21 AM
If you want an eCommerce Website, the best is OpenCart. Very easy to install, very easy to use.

emaderam
04-19-2014, 11:32 PM
If your site is e-commerce then you can use Virtumart for your Joomla based website and Woocommerce for your WP based site. I highly recommend Wordpress, easier to use and so many more options. One negative point, be careful with hackers installing malware on your website
There are some resources helping you have a right choice when choosing your needed CMS.See the comparison chart of WordPress, Joomla and Drupal on
http://www.threehosts.com/ratings/wordpress-vs-joomla-vs-drupal.html (http://www.threehosts.com/ratings/comparison-software/wordpress-vs-joomla-vs-drupal.html).There is also a useful article at
http://www.rackspace.com/knowledge_center/article/cms-comparison-drupal-joomla-and-wordpress

jffmok
02-25-2015, 02:20 PM
WordPress, WordPress and WordPress.

I built all my websites using WordPress.