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Re: [webdesign-396] First Post: Drupal vs. Joomla?

From: Gaurav Narain S.
Sent on: Wednesday, February 24, 2010 3:27 PM
Hi Scott,


For my clients' site, I followed Lerdorf's suggestion of no-framework PHP MVC framework, relying on periodic updates from and

PHP isn't only language being used though, there are a bunch of bash,python and perl scripts that are leveraged to accomplish tasks.
JSON is being used to expose file assets.
Database is MySQL without stored procedures.�� // My alternative choice would have to be postgresql
I personally enjoy this setup. Maybe your team will too.

I guess your decision will be influenced by sense of urgency of deliverable, and the kind of content the team is tasked to expose - structured vs unstructured etc

I would advise your team to adopt html5 and css3 concepts early on, to be ready for any future updates to the web-standards



On Thu, Feb 18, 2010 at 11:33 AM, Scott McCarty <[address removed]> wrote:
Hey guys, I have been following this list for a while, but this is my first
post. I have a question, what are your thoughts on Drupal vs. Joomla for a
CMS/Framework? Is it worth taking some time to learn both?

Which do you like better and why?

Scott M

Scott McCarty LLC - Interactive Media Group
190 North Union St.
Akron, Oh 44304
Office:[masked] ext 214

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