It is now you can find many CMS available for free. You can use some of CMS to make all kinds of websites. Basically, you don’t need to have any capability related to programming or even design.  You just need to use it directly. That’s it. Furthermore, there is professional CMS which is supported by tough community so that abundance additional applications you need are easy to get.

Some types of websites could be developed through CMS such as portal, blog, wiki, forum, E-commerce, e-image, e-learning, e-audio, e-video and so forth. Then, you can make the website as you need. That only depends on your website level, the language you will use and the users of your websites.

There are professional free CMS available and often used nowadays. Moreover, the network o the developing community is quite tough and great such as Joomla, WordPress and Drupal. Besides, there are a couple special CMSs which have e-commerce as the segmentation and have many users. This CMS is Magento and osCommerce.


It can be said that WordPress is the most popular CMS and the most used for this time. WordPress is easy to use especially for beginners thanks to the easiness offered for the blog or website users. WordPress uses PHP language for the process inside. WordPress is the solution for beginners to start creating websites. WordPress has so many great upsides if compared with other CMS. Besides, it also has so big community that make you easier in finding any information about WordPress. WordPess also enables you to use various templates since it provides those in abundance. Furthermore, WordPress uses PHP + CSS that make you easier to edit. There are so many WordPress users around the world started from bloggers up to website e-commerce users. In addition, WordPress has Plugin that enables you to give some powerful features for the users.


Joomla is an award-winning content management system (CMS) that allows you to build Web sites and powerful online applications. There are many aspects, including its ease-of-use and extensibility that have made Joomla the most popular Web site software available. Millions websites have been built using CMS even some organisation or big companies in the world and government as well. 

It can be said that CMS is one of the best CMSs in the world which has tough commitment, vision and mission. It is proved from the development that is found on the function and the application. There is a good sentence that matches to this “anything you want to create online, come to Joomla”. It describes that Joomla can create anything. That’s all depending on your capability level to take benefits from it. Beginners could use it as.

Joomla has big community. It can be seen from the 10.000 additional applications called extensions available to use. Those all are presented by the Joomla community. Best of all, Joomla is an open source solution that is freely available to everyone. 


Drupal has a quite big and active community. Drupal is often to be alternative after WordPress. As the other CMSs, Drupal feature is also very powerful and also suitable for any type of websites, started from private website up to business or corporation ones. You will find a lot of modules available for increasing the Drupal function. One of the most popular Drupal features is Taxonomic module, functioning for managing category and content.

It can be said that CMS is the most reliable Drupal since the first come. CMS is famous for the greatness related to the security system since it is more sophisticated than the other CMSs. Drupal has reached award-winning content management system (CMS)  before the era of Joomla. In fact, Drupal is mostly used by academic society for various uses started from e-learning model development up to research program conducted by students and lecturers.


osCommerce stands for Open Source Commerce, which is meant online store-management software. osCommerce tends to be more specific to the CMS users for eCommerce in which it provides all kinds of facility standard and functionality. There are many online store apply this for their website. Some of those also combine this with other CMSs such as Joomla.


One more ecommerce application platform offered by CMS is Magento-Open Source eCommerce Evolved. Slow but sure, Magento could beat the predecessors such as OsCommerce, Virtuemart (one of Joomla Extension) and so on. Although the installation process is quite tough but the feature, the user interface and other primary features are able to count on. Now, Magento is often integrated to Joomla, even it is not as easy as using VirtueMart and JoomShop. Magento has a special thing attracting the online shop owners to use.

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