Built for blogging, WordPress has remained true to its roots. The functions and features of a new WordPress site all support one purpose: a well designed, search engine-friendly blogging platform complete with content categorization and tagging, link management, and comments. WordPress has always been, and continues to be, an open source product, a fact that leads to two results: it’s mostly free and a diverse set of talented developers can contribute code to enhance the features, functionality, and design of the solution.
- You’re in good company if you use WordPress for your small business website. Many famous blogs, news outlets, music sites and celebrities are using WordPress.
- While it’s important to maintain a strong presence on social media, your website can also be used as a community hub thanks to WordPress.
- Once you’ve built your company’s following, its important to make the most of staying connected.
“There are over 45,000 feature plugins available to extend website capabilities to include the likes of online reservations, ticket sales and discussion forums.”