Compare Plone CMS vs Sitefinity

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comparison of Plone CMS vs. Sitefinity
based on data from user reviews. Plone CMS rates 3.5/5 stars with 11 reviews. Sitefinity rates 3.8/5 stars with 285 reviews. Each product's score is calculated by real-time data from verified user reviews.

Pricing

 
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Enterprise Edition
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Ratings

Meets Requirements
Meets Requirements
7.3
8.0
Ease of Use
Ease of Use
8.0
7.9
Ease of Setup
Ease of Setup
8.6
7.0
Ease of Admin
Ease of Admin
8.3
7.9
Quality of Support
Quality of Support
6.9
7.1
Ease of Doing Business With
Ease of Doing Business With
8.1
7.6
Product Direction (% positive)
Product Direction (% positive)
4.7
7.1
Meets Requirements
Plone CMS
7.3
Sitefinity
8.0
Ease of Use
Plone CMS
8.0
Sitefinity
7.9
Ease of Setup
Plone CMS
8.6
Sitefinity
7.0
Ease of Admin
Plone CMS
8.3
Sitefinity
7.9
Quality of Support
Plone CMS
6.9
Sitefinity
7.1
Ease of Doing Business With
Plone CMS
8.1
Sitefinity
7.6
Product Direction (% positive)
Plone CMS
4.7
Sitefinity
7.1

Features

Content
Content Authoring
Plone CMS
7.8
Sitefinity
8.4
Rich Text Editor
Plone CMS
7.6
Sitefinity
7.7
Versioning
Plone CMS
7.3
Sitefinity
7.7
Plug-ins/Widgets/Apps
Plone CMS
5.2
Sitefinity
7.0
Approval Process
Plone CMS
6.9
Sitefinity
7.4
Content Queue
Plone CMS
7.4
Sitefinity
7.7
Asset Management
Plone CMS
6.7
Sitefinity
7.6
Internal Search
Plone CMS
6.9
Sitefinity
6.9
Content Repository
Plone CMS
Not enough data available
Sitefinity
7.9
Design
Breadth of Pre-Built Templates
Plone CMS
5.4
Sitefinity
6.2
Mobile
Plone CMS
5.6
Sitefinity
7.4
Branding/Themes
Plone CMS
4.8
Sitefinity
6.6
Customization
Plone CMS
7.8
Sitefinity
7.7
Platform
User Community
Plone CMS
6.0
Sitefinity
6.8
SEO
Plone CMS
7.8
Sitefinity
7.4
Flexible Navigation Structures
Plone CMS
8.1
Sitefinity
7.2
User, Role, and Access Management
Plone CMS
8.0
Sitefinity
8.0
Enterprise Scalability
Plone CMS
7.8
Sitefinity
7.6
Internationalization
Plone CMS
6.7
Sitefinity
7.6
Dashboards and Reports
Plone CMS
7.9
Sitefinity
7.1
API / Integrations
Plone CMS
6.7
Sitefinity
7.3

Reviewers' Company Size

Small-Business (50 or fewer emp.)
Small-Business
(50 or fewer emp.)
63.6%
23.2%
Mid-Market (51-1000 emp.)
Mid-Market
(51-1000 emp.)
18.2%
48.8%
Enterprise (> 1000 emp.)
Enterprise
(> 1000 emp.)
18.2%
28.1%
Plone CMS
Small-Business
63.6%
Mid-Market
18.2%
Enterprise
18.2%
Sitefinity
Small-Business
23.2%
Mid-Market
48.8%
Enterprise
28.1%

Reviewers' Industry

 
Information Technology and Services
18.2%
Information Technology and Services
8.4%
 
Writing and Editing
9.1%
Higher Education
8.1%
 
Telecommunications
9.1%
Computer Software
7.7%
 
Publishing
9.1%
Non-Profit Organization Management
7.4%
 
Internet
9.1%
Financial Services
5.3%
 
Other
45.5%
Other
63.2%
Plone CMS
Information Technology and Services
18.2%
Writing and Editing
9.1%
Telecommunications
9.1%
Publishing
9.1%
Internet
9.1%
Other
45.5%
Sitefinity
Information Technology and Services
8.4%
Higher Education
8.1%
Computer Software
7.7%
Non-Profit Organization Management
7.4%
Financial Services
5.3%
Other
63.2%

Reviews

Most Helpful Favorable Review
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Administrator
Administrator

Simple elegantly designed side control menu Lots and lots of customization options The text editor is surprisingly simple and efficient and fast

Administrator in Non-Profit Organization Management

The ability for different staff members to make simple updates to the website without having to go through the Marketing department.

Most Helpful Critical Review
Most Helpful Critical Review
Administrator
Administrator

Not the most comprehensive content management functions My local language is not available

Administrator in Government Administration

It's not a true CMS, it's a framework that you have to build a CMS out of. You need to have a developer go through the documentation thoroughly, and build a custom set-up that will work for your organization. It's not like Wordpress where a layperson can...

 
Plone CMS
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Administrator
Administrator

Simple elegantly designed side control menu Lots and lots of customization options The text editor is surprisingly simple and efficient and fast

Most Helpful Critical Review
Administrator
Administrator

Not the most comprehensive content management functions My local language is not available

Sitefinity
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Administrator in Non-Profit Organization Management

The ability for different staff members to make simple updates to the website without having to go through the Marketing department.

Most Helpful Critical Review
Administrator in Government Administration

It's not a true CMS, it's a framework that you have to build a CMS out of. You need to have a developer go through the documentation thoroughly, and build a custom set-up that will work for your organization. It's not like Wordpress where a layperson can...

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Videos

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With Progress Sitefinity, businesses can seamlessly extend their reach across multiple channels to engage customers on their own terms. As a modern web content management system, Sitefinity empowers users to tackle all the challenges associated with building and managing a modern website—without having to rely on IT. Watch this video to discover how you can use Sitefinity to craft unforgettable digital experiences for your customers.

Plone CMS
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Sitefinity

With Progress Sitefinity, businesses can seamlessly extend their reach across multiple channels to engage customers on their own terms. As a modern web content management system, Sitefinity empowers users to tackle all the challenges associated with building and managing a modern website—without having to rely on IT. Watch this video to discover how you can use Sitefinity to craft unforgettable digital experiences for your customers.

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