I've been working on and off on getting a stable server up and running. My poor wife has had to re-do her site several times now because of hardware failure or something I did to the applications that brought the server down.
The last server had a pretty major hard drive failure (I use very old hardware; most of it spits out errors in one form or another; especially the hard drives).
So until the next hardware crash I want to play with the three most popular applications for CMS I have used. Joomla, Drupal & Wordpress. This site is running Joomla and I really like it, but getting the backend figured out well enough to produce the front end content I want has proven to be difficult.
We've used Wordpress by far the most. Not because I like it best; but because themes, editing and creating content is just dead simple. Joomla for a long time seemed too strict on how it looked and the layout stype and Drupal was the one I really wanted to know best but didn't have time to figure it out (enter loads of YouTube tutorials here).
With the latest update of Joomla they've really improved the backend portion by leaps and bounds. I would LOVE to learn how to theme it myself, what the backend needs to create content like I want etc etc..
If you are interested in seeing the Drupal and Wordpress versions of our sites just replace the www portion with drupal or wordpress respectfully.
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