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9 May 2023

62. Sylius vs WordPress

Both Sylius and WordPress are open-source systems, however they serve different functions and can be applied to various project kinds.

The PHP language and the Symfony web application framework were used to create the e-commerce platform known as Sylius. It offers a variety of tools for managing products, orders, customers, and more. It is made to be very adaptable and modular. It is intended for programmers and companies looking for a more sophisticated and adaptable e-commerce solution.

The content management system (CMS) WordPress, on the other hand, may be used to create a wide range of websites, including blogs, portfolios, and e-commerce sites. It is a general-purpose platform rather than one made for e-commerce, but by installing and setting up an e-commerce plugin like WooCommerce, it is possible to use it to build an online store. It is mainly geared toward serving as a CMS and includes a huge selection of themes and plugins to enable you build any kind of website you can imagine.

While WordPress is a more all-purpose platform that can be used to develop a broad variety of different types of websites, including e-commerce sites, Sylius is a more sophisticated and adaptable e-commerce platform. So, whatever one you choose will rely on the project’s specific requirements and if you want an e-commerce-specific platform or one that can be used to build a range of sites.

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