Best Content management systems for SEO

Best content management systems for SEO, WordPress, Elxis, Drupal, Typo3, CMS Made Simple, MODx. Primary photo.

Best Content management systems for SEO

Having a efficacious business website needs having successful SEO (search engine optimization) campaigns. That's why, when you're looking to build your company website, it's a good idea to look for a content management system that will facilitate your company's SEO efforts. But what exactly are the features of a good, SEO friendly CMS? Here are a few of the things you should look for. 

  • Look for a CMS that allows you to easily edit title and description tags, separate from article titles and descriptions.
  • A good CMS should let you move pages and sections around at will.
  • It should let you easily edit heading tags.
  • It should support analytics and RSS feeds.
  • It should let you easily create your own filename directory structures.
  • It should make creating standard-compliant code simple.
  • It should provide accessible site maps for search engines.

The following CMSs are well known and popular among SEO experts. They contain all if not most of the above features and even give you tips on how to improve your SEO efforts.


  • SEO-Friendly WordPress Theme
  • Preferred Site Address Format
  • SEO-Friendly Permalinks 
  • Install Yoast SEO OR Rank Math Seo Plugins. These two have wonderful results & many more.


With its built-in SEO management program, Elxis does a great job of helping you optimize your site for search engine marketing by doing a lot of the basic legwork for you.

Best content management systems for SEO, WordPress, Elxis, Drupal, Typo3, CMS Made Simple, MODx. Secondary photo.


Drupal comes with its own SEO module, called SEO Checklist. It basically guides you through the process of optimizing your site for search engines and allows everyone in your company who's working on the site to keep track of the SEO changes made to each page.


Typo3 has a ton of search engine optimization features that let you create and organize metadata, tags and SEO friendly URLs.

CMS Made Simple

If you know how to modify htaccess files, CMS Made Simple can prove an incredibly reliable and helpful CMS. Generate good SEO friendly URLs and have meta tags and page titles built in automatically.


MODx lets you create optimized URLs, provides you with automatic headers and simple page titles, and allows you to adjust meta-content on each individual page.

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