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Django CMS vs Grav: What are the differences?

Developers describe Django CMS as "A free and open-source CMS *". It is user friendly and has a very intuitive drag and drop interface It's built around the needs of multi-lingual publishing by default. Its lightweight core makes it easy to integrate with other software and put to use immediately, while its ease of use makes it the go-to choice for content managers, content editors and website admins.. On the other hand, *Grav** is detailed as "A modern open source flat-file CMS". It is a free, open-source and self-hosted content management system (CMS) based on the PHP programming language and Symfony web application framework. It uses a flat file database for both backend and frontend. It is more widely used, and growing at a faster rate, than other leading flat-file CMS competitors.

Django CMS and Grav can be categorized as "Self-Hosted Blogging / CMS" tools.

Some of the features offered by Django CMS are:

  • LDAP authentification
  • Session management
  • Scripting API

On the other hand, Grav provides the following key features:

  • Twig
  • YAML
  • Markdown

Grav is an open source tool with 11.2K GitHub stars and 1.13K GitHub forks. Here's a link to Grav's open source repository on GitHub.

ONAMIX, Litural, and idéesculture are some of the popular companies that use Grav, whereas Django CMS is used by Opportunity Network, Ingenuity Global Consulting Inc., and Bonsai Tiger. Grav has a broader approval, being mentioned in 5 company stacks & 5 developers stacks; compared to Django CMS, which is listed in 4 company stacks and 6 developer stacks.

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Pros of Django CMS
Pros of Grav
  • 2
    Rich features
  • 2
    Easy Integration
  • 2
    Better UX
  • 2
    Secure
  • 2
    Drag and drop interface
  • 1
    Crons
  • 1
    Speed of developement
  • 4
    Easy to Update
  • 3
    No Databases
  • 2
    Fast Performance
  • 2
    Extensive Plugins
  • 2
    Strong Security
  • 2
    Full Control over customisation + functionality
  • 1
    Ligth storage use

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Cons of Django CMS
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    • 2
      Not easily to intergrate as an eCommerce (yet)

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    What is Django CMS?

    It is user friendly and has a very intuitive drag and drop interface. It's built around the needs of multi-lingual publishing by default. Its lightweight core makes it easy to integrate with other software and put to use immediately, while its ease of use makes it the go-to choice for content managers, content editors and website admins.

    What is Grav?

    It is a free, open-source and self-hosted content management system (CMS) based on the PHP programming language and Symfony web application framework. It uses a flat file database for both backend and frontend. It is more widely used, and growing at a faster rate, than other leading flat-file CMS competitors.

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    What are some alternatives to Django CMS and Grav?
    Joomla!
    Joomla is a simple and powerful web server application and it requires a server with PHP and either MySQL, PostgreSQL, or SQL Server to run it.
    Wagtail
    Wagtail is a Django content management system built originally for the Royal College of Art and focused on flexibility and user experience.
    WordPress
    The core software is built by hundreds of community volunteers, and when you’re ready for more there are thousands of plugins and themes available to transform your site into almost anything you can imagine. Over 60 million people have chosen WordPress to power the place on the web they call “home” — we’d love you to join the family.
    Drupal
    Drupal is an open source content management platform powering millions of websites and applications. It’s built, used, and supported by an active and diverse community of people around the world.
    Django
    Django is a high-level Python Web framework that encourages rapid development and clean, pragmatic design.
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