Moving to Statamic from WordPress

I’ve been working with WordPress a lot over the past six years or so. I’ve built everything from single-page and standard sites, through to sites with complex e-commerce, membership and e-learning requirements.

There are plenty of reasons for WordPress dominating the content management system (CMS) marketplace, but it’s not without its limitations.

Here’s what I found when I built a site with Statamic for the first time.


The problem with page builders

Page builders promise that you can create the ‘page layout of your dreams’ with zero code. It’s not quite as simple as that.

Relinquishing complete control of your page layouts might be the best thing to ever happen to your website.