WordPress Competitors – 19 Popular Alternatives to WordPress

WordPress is popular, and we love it, but it is not the only publishing platform. There are WordPress alternatives that you can use to build your website.
Each of these WordPress competitors are different and have their own pros and cons. You need to understand those differences and limitations when choosing a WordPress alternative.
In this article, we will show you some of the most popular alternatives to WordPress currently available on the market.

1. Wix

Wix is a completely hosted web site builder. It offers a limited free version to use for personal or small business website. Both free and paid plans come with pre-designed templates that users can modify using a drag and drop page builder.
Wix also has eCommerce support with its paid plans which allows site owners to accept online payments using PayPal or Authorize.net. See our article on Wix vs WordPress for a side by side comparison of the two platforms.
If you are already using Wix and want to transfer it to WordPress, then see our article on how to properly switch from Wix to WordPress.  » Read More