WordPress has come a long way since May 2003. It is no longer just for blogs. It now powers a wide variety of websites including; business sites, job boards, sites featuring classified ads, and a variety of other websites. Some of the most well known corporations use WordPress. It has thousands of readily available plugins that make possibility’s for creating custom websites are endless. Just because it is no longer just for blogging doesn’t mean it isn’t a great platform for blogging. The best part is that it is easy to use. WordPress is the cream of the crop when it comes to blogging.
A great thing about using WordPress is that it works great with search engines. Google, for example, functions well with WordPress because of the well written code. Keeping an active blog tells search engines that your site is still alive. This will increase your websites rank and your chances of being found on these search engines will increase.
WordPress is very flexible and adaptable. If it doesn’t have it there are thousands of plugins that allow you to completely customize it for what you need.
Many users of WordPress choose it for it’s easy of use. 14.7% of the top million websites use WordPress. It is accelerating at a very fast pace due to the open source CMS (Content Management System). The number of users has nearly doubled in the past year.
WordPress has all the features to be a very solid CMS. It is constantly evolving and getting better. It’s easy of use and endless possibilities makes it a great solution for online marketing. If you are thinking of growing your business WordPress is the first step in the right direction.
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