Gone are the days when WordPress was the first-choice of bloggers only and considered as a perfect blogging platform only. But, scenario has changed drastically and now, WordPress is lot more than just a blogging platform. The OpenSource platform has emerged as a potential CMS (content management system) and become the most preferred technology to build a user-friendly, easy-to-handle and content-based website.
Even though, you will get hundreds of reasons to choose WordPress for your website, but we are sharing a few below to support your decision.
No Dependency on Programmer
No one likes to wait for a programmer to update content on website, but you have to as you have to as you know nothing about programming or cannot working with FTP, SSH. WordPress seems like a boon to non-technical people because it allows them to update and maintain the website on your own without any handle. Just choose the theme and plugin and enjoy a fully-functional website.
Wordpress is augmented with best-in-class built-in features and some of my favorite features are rich text editor, media uploader, dynamic RSS feed, etc. Overall, you get an environment in which you can manage your website independently, without any programmer’s help. But what if, the existing built-in features of WordPress fail to satisfy your requirement? Well, there is no space for disappointment as there is a plugin built for it. You can extend the feature set with a WordPress plugin and fulfill your specific requirement.
You can do nothing except banging head against the brick when your loyal programmer suddenly refused to maintain your custom-made web application. You can hire another programmer immediately, but it takes time to understand a problem and troubleshoot. But, if you have a WordPress site, you can first handle the situation yourself and even can easily find any other developer to work on it.
WordPress is renowned for flaunting a great collection of beautiful templates and themes. Even if you want to start blogging right away, you will get a plethora of FREE themes and templates to adorn your website. In an addition, all the designs come with a ton of customization options with built-in functionality.
Search engines just love WordPress, and it is not a myth. Apart from rocking designs and features, WordPress offers great plugins for SEO to further optimize your website.
WordPress is undoubtedly the best platform to build a website as it is 100%open source and absolutely free. If gives you freedom and flexibility to do whatever you want to do on your website with no issue.