Drupal comes 2nd in CMS Awards


The drupal headlines at Digg today read…

Pakt CMS prize awarded; Joomla edges out Drupal in a tie-breaker

Here is the report from PackPub…



The final result, as voted for by judges from The Open Source Collective, MySQL, the Eclipse Foundation, and 16,000 users on www.PacktPub.com saw a tie for first place between Joomla! and Drupal. In the event of a tie, a fourth independent judge would be brought in. This was Apoorv Durga who is a member of CMSPros and runs his own blog [http://apoorv.info/] on portals and content management. This crucial vote ended up with Joomla! triumphing over Drupal by one point.

The final result was as follows:

  1. Joomla!- $5,000
  2. Drupal
  3. Plone - $2,000

Full details of the final result.