What is Magento
what is Magneto ? magneto is an ecommerce platform built on open source technology like we talked about wordpress (click here to read).
so what is the difference between Wordpress and Magneto ?
Magneto is comparatively difficult to use ,29% of total websites, are run on WordPress. Even websites like eBay, which owns Magento, use WordPress for their blogs.it's very user-friendly, The basic e-commerce functionality in WordPress can be achieved through various third-party plug-ins, such as the popular WooCommerce plugin,WP eCommerce plugin , and so many plugins.
Magento offers a high-level of customization and functionality that serves merchants with the flexibility to set up online stores according to their business needs, and providing rich features like multi-store management, generating reports, mobile commerce, and other vital management tools.
Magneto has two editions :
1- the Enterprise Edition is a paid it provides higher performance for larage businesses and more control over your website.
2- the Community Edition is available for free download it provides you with basic functions as adding products categories , user groups , coupons , ...
Magneto is better than Wordpress if it's related to large Ecommerce businesses .