Content Management

5 brilliant next-gen CMSs that will be super popular in 2014

Anyone who builds websites for a living keeps their eye on the horizon for the next big thing in content management. Here at 3digita, as much as we love the ‘big 3′ : WordPress, ExpressionEngine and Drupal’ (we’ve deliberately ignored Joomla because we’re not fans!), we’ve never been totally satisfied with them. We always seem to find […]

CMS Comparison: WordPress 3 vs. Drupal 7 vs. ExpressionEngine 2

I recently gave a ‘Day 2’ talk at the excellent Front End Design Conference about the pros and cons of WordPress, Drupal and ExpressionEngine – 3 of the most popular PHP Content Management Systems (CMSs) in use today. Having used all 3 tools pretty rigorously over the years, I compared 18 different factors and requirements that people […]

How to start writing content for a new blog

Setting up a blog is quick and easy: creating one using a service like or takes seconds. But starting to write for a blog can be a nightmare. From personal experience, the team at 3digita have delayed the launch of our blog for several years because of unresolved debates about the focus and […]