Published on February 2, 2023
At Reliable, we understand the importance of having a content management system that fits your specific needs. That’s why we’re now offering design to Craft CMS and design to Contentful (in addition to good ole design to WordPress), so you can choose the platform that works best for you. And to make the transition even easier, we’re offering steep discounts for a limited time, so now’s the perfect opportunity to get started on your project.
In this blog post, we’ll be exploring the differences between Craft CMS and Contentful, as well as who each is best suited for, so read on to learn more about these powerful content management systems and how they can help you bring your UI/UX visions to life.
What is Contentful?
Contentful is a content management system (CMS) that provides developers with a powerful suite of tools for building websites and applications. Its main feature is its flexibility—Contentful allows developers to quickly create content structures that match their specific needs. This makes it ideal for agencies and brands who need to build custom websites that require dynamic content delivery. With Contentful, they can easily manage their data in one place while also keeping their web projects organized.
What is Craft CMS?
Craft CMS is another popular content management system that allows users to create custom websites from scratch without needing to know any code. It has built-in features such as page templates, asset management, multi-site support, user roles and permissions, and more. Additionally, Craft provides developers with an intuitive control panel for managing data fields, user profiles, settings, and configurations, etc., so they can make changes quickly without having to write any code themselves.
Craft CMS vs. Contentful – Which Is Right For You?
Craft CMS and Contentful are both popular content management systems, but they serve different needs and are better suited to different types of clients.
Craft CMS is a PHP-based CMS that is best suited for small to medium-sized websites. It offers a high degree of customization and control, making it a good choice for websites that require a high degree of flexibility and custom functionality. If you’re a client who wants to build a unique website with custom design elements, detailed custom fields, and custom templates, Craft CMS might be the right choice for you.
On the other hand, Contentful is a cloud-based CMS that is designed for enterprise-level projects. It’s a headless CMS, meaning it separates the backend management of content from the frontend presentation, making it ideal for complex projects with multiple teams working on different parts of the site. It’s also a good choice for clients who need to manage content across multiple platforms, as Contentful has a robust API that makes it easy to connect to other systems.
In summary, Craft CMS is best for small to medium-sized projects that require a high degree of customization, while Contentful is better for enterprise-level projects that require a scalable, headless CMS with robust API capabilities.
How It Works
At Reliable, we make the conversion process from your design files to a content management solution such as Craft or Contentful simple. All you need to do is send us your Figma, Sketch, or XD files. We’ll start off by converting those designs into responsive HTML/CSS that perfectly matches your designs. Once approved, we’ll integrate the HTML/CSS into your choice of Contentful, Craft CMS, or WordPress.
Getting started on your design to CMS projects doesn’t have to be difficult or time-consuming – especially not with Reliable’s new design to Contentful and design to Craft CMS services. By taking advantage of our deeply discounted rates during our launch period, you can save both time and money without compromising quality results. Contact us today at [email protected] to learn more and get started today.
This post was last updated on February 7, 2023