Orchard is a community-focused, free to use open source content management system, which is written in “ASP.NET” platform using the – ASP.NET MVC framework. Orchard is used to create shared components for building ASP.NET extensions, applications and specific type of applications that leverage these components to meet and fulfill the needs of scripters, end-users, and developers.
WordPress is a free and open-source CMS – Content Management System, which is based on PHP and MySQL language. WordPress is used by almost 30.6% of the top 10 million websites as of April 2018, which makes WordPress one if the most popular website management or blogging system in use on the internet
Drupal is a free and an open source content-management framework, which is written in PHP and distributed under the GNU General Public License. Drupal provides a back-end framework for at least 2.3% of all web sites worldwide – ranging from personal blogs to corporate websites, political websites, and government websites.
Magento is an open-source platform written is PHP. The platform is used to build e-commerce stores for online business. Designed and developed by US private company, Magento offers and supports various e-commerce features and stores. The new version of Magento focuses on providing better ways of user engagement and increasing overall revenue generation by online stores, easy and organized store navigation for improved user experience.
Shopify is a Canadian based e-commerce company which provides platform for building online shopping stores. As of August 2007, Shopify had more than 600 million active merchants. Shopify as platform offers various features and options to merchants to fully customize their online stores, such as – payment gateways, themes, marketing and SEO.
Shopify has a total gross merchandise volume more than $55 billion
BigCommerce is a privately held technology company, which develops e-commerce software’s for various businesses and helps them launch their online business. BigCommerce offers merchants a platform to develop their online store and customize it the way it will boost customer engagement. BigCommerce with 500 employees has total sales of $16 billion.
BigCommerce offers various features like – CMS-Like Interface, Fully Customizable Themes, Visual Editor App and Marketplace.
CodeIgniter is an open source web framework, which is used for development of dynamic web sites with PHP language. CodeIgniter works on the famous Model-View-Controller development platforms, which features development of flexible models, views and also use the Hierarchical Model View Controller.
CodeIgniter offers various features like – Model-View-Controller Based System, Session Management and File Uploading Class.