WordPress Rocks! Joomla Sucks!

A Comparison chart for WordPress and Joomla:-

WordPress Joomla
Simple and easy to learn for a new user Complicated and has a steep learning curve
Small Installation Size (around 10MB) Bloated Installation Size (around 30MB)
Very quick installation and configuration Takes time to install and configure
Better and Efficient Code Lousy and Inefficient code
It can be used as an excellent Blogging system as well as a CMS Joomla can be used as a CMS but cannot be used as an efficient blogging system
Developer-friendly A Developer’s Nightmare!
Upgrading WordPress is a breeze Upgrading Joomla is a hassle – almost broken!
Better community support & plugins Confusing modules and components
Uses the KISS principle Uses the RAPE principle