[thelist] CMS recommendations

Megan Holbrook meganwh at wi.rr.com
Thu Sep 21 14:26:50 CDT 2006

John DeStefano wrote:
> It's me again, with more questions about CMS systems!
> Has anyone had experience with any of these offerings, as either an
> admin or user:
> - Plone
> - Mambo
> - WebGUI
> - Lenya (Apache)
> I'm looking to implement on a Linux system, most likely with Apache's
> web server.

Hi John -

We've used both Plone and Joomla! (the Mambo offshoot by the original 
developers) and find them both to be great platforms, but geared for 
different uses/levels of complexity. I just came across an article that 
did a comparison which you might find of use (rather than my trying to 
go through all of the differences between the two):



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