This comparison with Acquia Site Studio was authored on November 3rd, 2022 using the latest version of Acquia Site Studio and Acquia CMS.
 

What does DXPR do?

DXPR provides no-code and low-code visual page-building and site-building solutions. DXPR can be used with any Drupal site regardless of what hosting or platform you use.

What does Acquia Site Studio do?

Acquia provides a no-code and low-code Drupal site-building solution only to clients that use Acquia’s hosting platform.

How does DXPR approach content editing?

DXPR focuses on unstructured content. You can build mobile-friendly pages with marketing elements and multi-media elements without losing sight of the page you're working on.

The user interface is modern and easy. While interacting with element settings you get a live view of what you are changing.

How does Acquia approach content editing?

Site Studio involves forms, windows, and different screens to build a website.

The latest version of Acquia Site Studio (as of November 2022) does support visual editing but it does not support directly editing text or getting live feedback from element settings.

Plan comparison

DXPR Free

  • No time limit
  • The editor can be used by 1 user account per website
  • To edit up to 20 content items with DXPR Builder

DXPR Standard

  • Starting at $25 USD per month including 1 user license
  • Additional users from $12.50 per month per user

DXPR Enterprise

  • Custom plans are available for Enterprise clients
  • Custom plans include volume discounts of up to 85% for user licenses

Acquia Site Studio Free Trial

  • Acquia offers a 30-day free trial which lets you install Site Studio on your personal computer or server

Acquia Cloud Personal

  • From $148 USD per month
  • 1 Dev and 1 Staging Environment 
  • 10GB SSD storage 
  • Self-service capacity management 

Acquia Cloud Small

  • From $296 USD per month
  • 1 Dev and 1 Staging Environment 
  • 100GB SSD storage 
  • Self-service capacity management

Acquia Cloud Enterprise

  • Custom plans are available for Enterprise clients

Capabilities

How does DXPR Builder create mobile-friendly layouts?

  • DXPR uses the open-source Bootstrap frontend framework
  • Users can set a custom breakpoint on column layouts, enable equal heights columns and vertical centering, and choose to mirror the row layout horizontally to harmonize content flow across smaller and larger devices

How does Acquia Site Studio create mobile-friendly layouts?

  • Site Studio uses a proprietary frontend framework
  • Site Studio offers more advanced layout controls for different breakpoints, including column offsets and allowing the user to choose any ordering of columns per breakpoint.

What drag-and-drop components does DXPR offer?

  • Layout elements including tabs, collapsibles, sliders, and a container that allows free positioning of elements inside it
  • Content elements including text, image, video, and blockquote
  • Marketing elements including buttons, number counters, countdown timers, infographics, maps
  • Drupal blocks and Drupal views displays

What drag-and-drop components does Acquia Site Studio offer?

  • Layout components include tabs, collapsibles, sliders, hero sections, and various card layouts
  • Content elements including text, image, video, and blockquote
  • Drupal blocks