Blogger vs. Wordpress

General Features Blogger Wordpress
Version
N/A
2.0.7
Release Date
N/A
2007-01-14 (13 years ago)
Last Update here
2020-02-05 (9 months ago)
2020-02-05 (9 months ago)
Author
Google Inc.
WordPress Development Team
URL
Free and Open Source
N/A
Yes
License
N/A
GPL
License Cost/ Fee
0
0
Development status
N/A
Mature
Interface Languages
0
0
Multi-User Support
Yes
Yes
Multi-Site Deployment
No
No
Hosting Features Blogger Wordpress
Storage Quota
None
N/A
Bandwidth Quota
None
N/A
Other Limits
None
N/A
Corporate Branding
No
N/A
Own Domain
No
N/A
Ads allowed
Yes
N/A
Topic Restrictions
No Spam, Hate Speech or Commercial Pornography
N/A
System Requirements Blogger Wordpress
Programming Language
N/A
PHP
Operating System
N/A
Windows, Linux, Mac, Unix, others
Webserver
N/A
Anything with PHP
Root Access
N/A
No
Other Requirements
N/A
Datastorage Blogger Wordpress
Text Files
N/A
No
MySQL
N/A
Yes
PostgreSQL
N/A
No
Oracle
N/A
No
SQLite
N/A
No
BerkeleyDB
N/A
No
MS SQL Server
N/A
No
Other
N/A
None
Anti-Spam Blogger Wordpress
Akismet Support
N/A
Yes
Word Blacklist
No
Plugin
IP Ban List
No
Plugin
CAPTCHA
Yes
Plugin
Other Anti-Spam mechanisms
Comments can be restricted to other Blogger users only
various other plugins
User Access Features Blogger Wordpress
ACL
No
Yes
Audit Log
No
No
LDAP Authentication
N/A
No
Other Authentication
N/A
None
Support Blogger Wordpress
Commercial Support
No
Yes
Online Help
http://help.blogger.com/
http://codex.wordpress.org/Main_Page
Issue Tracker
http://knownissues.blogspot.com/
http://trac.wordpress.org/
Books
None
5+
Support Forum
Mailing List
IRC-Channel
Blogging Features Blogger Wordpress
Categorization
None
Multiple
Tags
No
Plugin
Archiving
Yes
Yes
Trackback
No
Send+Receive
Pingback
No
Send+Receive
Ping Service Support
No
Yes
Link- / Blogroll
Yes
Yes
Protected Posts
No
Yes
Blog by Email
Yes
Yes
Blog by SMS/MMS
Yes
Unknown
Blog API
Blogger data API
metaWeblog, MovableType
Post Editing Blogger Wordpress
Multi-paged posts
No
Yes
Spell Checker
Yes
Yes
WYSIWYG Editor
Yes
Optional
Undo
Unknown
No
Syntax Highlighting
No
Plugin
File Upload
Yes
Yes
Asset Management
No
Plugin
Emoticon Images
No
Yes
Comment Features Blogger Wordpress
Comment Layout
Flat
Flat
Feeds for Comments
No
Yes
E-Mail on Followup
No
Plugin
Gravatars
No
Plugin
Open-ID Support
None
Extended Features Blogger Wordpress
Plugin System
No
Yes
Photo Gallery
No
Plugin
Polls / Surveys
No
Plugin
Search Engine
Yes
Yes
Custom Pages
No
Yes
Google Sitemap
No
Plugin
Workflow Blogger Wordpress
Content Approval
No
No
Versioning
No
No
Article Publishing
simple
simple
Comment Moderation Queue
Yes
Yes
Interoperability Blogger Wordpress
Content Import
none
from 22 other blog systems
Content Export
HTML via FTP/SFTP
Wordpress Extended2.jawwormikXML
Unicode Support
Yes
Yes
WebDAV Support
No
Unknown
HTML Output
XHTML 1.0 Strict
XHTML 1.0 Transitional
Friendly URLs
Yes
Yes
Administration Blogger Wordpress
E-Mail Notifications
Optional
Yes
Themes / Skins
Yes
Yes
Trash
No
No
Web Statistics
No
Plugin
Web-based Style / Template Management
Yes
Yes
Comment Administration
Yes
Yes
Syndication Blogger Wordpress
RSS 0.9x
No
Yes
RSS 1.0
No
Yes
RSS 2.0
Yes
Yes
ATOM 0.3
Yes
No
ATOM 1.0
No
Yes
Podcasting/Videocasting Blogger Wordpress
Podcast Feeds
No
Yes
ID3-Tag Editor
No
No
YouTube Support
No
No
Media Converter
No
No
Phone2Podcast Support
No
No
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