Compare Core dna vs ExpressionEngine

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comparison of Core dna vs. ExpressionEngine
based on data from user reviews. Core dna rates 4.5/5 stars with 8 reviews. ExpressionEngine rates 3.3/5 stars with 20 reviews. Each product's score is calculated by real-time data from verified user reviews.

Pricing

 
Core dna
$1,250
/ month
 
Additional Requests
$500
/ month
 
Free Trial Unavailable
Free Trial Unavailable
Core dna
Core dna
$1,250 / month
Additional Requests
$500/ month
Free Trial Unavailable
ExpressionEngine
Free Trial Unavailable

Ratings

Meets Requirements
Meets Requirements
9.8
7.8
Ease of Use
Ease of Use
8.8
6.9
Ease of Setup
Ease of Setup
8.3
7.3
Ease of Admin
Ease of Admin
9.0
8.0
Quality of Support
Quality of Support
9.4
7.7
Ease of Doing Business With
Ease of Doing Business With
9.2
9.4
Product Direction (% positive)
Product Direction (% positive)
10.0
4.2
Meets Requirements
Core dna
9.8
ExpressionEngine
7.8
Ease of Use
Core dna
8.8
ExpressionEngine
6.9
Ease of Setup
Core dna
8.3
ExpressionEngine
7.3
Ease of Admin
Core dna
9.0
ExpressionEngine
8.0
Quality of Support
Core dna
9.4
ExpressionEngine
7.7
Ease of Doing Business With
Core dna
9.2
ExpressionEngine
9.4
Product Direction (% positive)
Core dna
10.0
ExpressionEngine
4.2

Features

Content
Content Authoring
Core dna
Not enough data available
ExpressionEngine
8.4
Rich Text Editor
Core dna
Not enough data available
ExpressionEngine
7.9
Versioning
Core dna
Not enough data available
ExpressionEngine
8.0
Plug-ins/Widgets/Apps
Core dna
Not enough data available
ExpressionEngine
7.6
Approval Process
Core dna
Not enough data available
ExpressionEngine
7.7
Content Queue
Core dna
Not enough data available
ExpressionEngine
8.6
Asset Management
Core dna
Not enough data available
ExpressionEngine
7.0
Internal Search
Core dna
Not enough data available
ExpressionEngine
7.8
Content Repository
Core dna
Not enough data available
ExpressionEngine
7.4
Design
Breadth of Pre-Built Templates
Core dna
Not enough data available
ExpressionEngine
6.5
Mobile
Core dna
Not enough data available
ExpressionEngine
7.6
Branding/Themes
Core dna
Not enough data available
ExpressionEngine
6.4
Customization
Core dna
Not enough data available
ExpressionEngine
7.5
Platform
User Community
Core dna
Not enough data available
ExpressionEngine
7.8
SEO
Core dna
Not enough data available
ExpressionEngine
7.8
Flexible Navigation Structures
Core dna
Not enough data available
ExpressionEngine
8.1
User, Role, and Access Management
Core dna
Not enough data available
ExpressionEngine
8.6
Enterprise Scalability
Core dna
Not enough data available
ExpressionEngine
7.6
Internationalization
Core dna
Not enough data available
ExpressionEngine
6.4
Dashboards and Reports
Core dna
Not enough data available
ExpressionEngine
7.3
API / Integrations
Core dna
Not enough data available
ExpressionEngine
8.2

Reviewers' Company Size

Small-Business (50 or fewer emp.)
Small-Business
(50 or fewer emp.)
87.5%
55.0%
Mid-Market (51-1000 emp.)
Mid-Market
(51-1000 emp.)
12.5%
30.0%
Enterprise (> 1000 emp.)
Enterprise
(> 1000 emp.)
0%
15.0%
Core dna
Small-Business
87.5%
Mid-Market
12.5%
Enterprise
0%
ExpressionEngine
Small-Business
55.0%
Mid-Market
30.0%
Enterprise
15.0%

Reviewers' Industry

 
Translation and Localization
12.5%
Internet
20.0%
 
Retail
12.5%
Marketing and Advertising
15.0%
 
Music
12.5%
Non-Profit Organization Management
10.0%
 
Marketing and Advertising
12.5%
Information Technology and Services
10.0%
 
Hospitality
12.5%
Higher Education
10.0%
 
Other
37.5%
Other
35.0%
Core dna
Translation and Localization
12.5%
Retail
12.5%
Music
12.5%
Marketing and Advertising
12.5%
Hospitality
12.5%
Other
37.5%
ExpressionEngine
Internet
20.0%
Marketing and Advertising
15.0%
Non-Profit Organization Management
10.0%
Information Technology and Services
10.0%
Higher Education
10.0%
Other
35.0%

Reviews

Most Helpful Favorable Review
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Administrator

The team at core dna cares. That's the root of it. If you don't succeed, they don't. Your deadlines are theirs and they aim to please. They are also regularly rolling out changes to help all accounts and what helps one helps all, as it should be. Their APIs...

Ben S.
Agency in Internet

ExpressionEngine should be evaluated from two perspectives. DEVELOPMENT ExpressionEngine is a design- and content-agnostic CMS. What does this mean? Unlike WordPress and some other CMS, ExpressionEngine adapts to your design rather than the reverse. It...

Most Helpful Critical Review
Most Helpful Critical Review
Jared D.
User in Non-Profit Organization Management

It feels a bit dated from a design and UX perspective. Other CMS I've worked with are a bit more intuitive, but that's coming from a non-developer's perspective.

 
Core dna
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Administrator

The team at core dna cares. That's the root of it. If you don't succeed, they don't. Your deadlines are theirs and they aim to please. They are also regularly rolling out changes to help all accounts and what helps one helps all, as it should be. Their APIs...

ExpressionEngine
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Ben S.
Agency in Internet

ExpressionEngine should be evaluated from two perspectives. DEVELOPMENT ExpressionEngine is a design- and content-agnostic CMS. What does this mean? Unlike WordPress and some other CMS, ExpressionEngine adapts to your design rather than the reverse. It...

Most Helpful Critical Review
Jared D.
User in Non-Profit Organization Management

It feels a bit dated from a design and UX perspective. Other CMS I've worked with are a bit more intuitive, but that's coming from a non-developer's perspective.

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