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Django CMS vs Layers: 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, *Layers** is detailed as "A simple WordPress site builder". Layers is a WordPress Theme framework focused on extending the WordPress core functionality to include layout building through the WordPress Visual Customizer. A lightweight set of base options, widgets and theme templates provide a user-friendly, extensible tool for creating beautiful, WordPress-faithful websites.

Django CMS and Layers 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, Layers provides the following key features:

  • Preset layouts allow you to get a head start without the intimidation of a big blank canvas
  • Create robust, responsive designs that look incredible on mobile phones and tablets
  • Integration with WooCommerce means you can start selling right out of the box

Layers is an open source tool with 11 GitHub stars and 6 GitHub forks. Here's a link to Layers's open source repository on GitHub.

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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 Layers?

    Layers is a WordPress Theme framework focused on extending the WordPress core functionality to include layout building through the WordPress Visual Customizer. A lightweight set of base options, widgets and theme templates provide a user-friendly, extensible tool for creating beautiful, WordPress-faithful websites.

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