What is WordPress ?
Starting as a humble blogging platform, WordPress has since evolved into so much more!
So what is it exactly?
WordPress is a powerful CMS ( Content management system) It is the base platform on which your website can be built and designed. Once setup by your developer It is easy to operate, maintain and update yourself. The real power in WordPress is the massive amount of third party plugins providing an extremely cost effective method of adding more functionally to your business or personal website as you grow.
Shopping carts, Payment gateways, Booking systems, Accounting software integration. These are just some of the ways you can use wordpress third party plugins to improve the power of your website without the expense of custom development. In many cases plugins can be installed and setup in a matter of minutes!
Some key advantages of wordpress:
- easy to self manage
- cheap to build
- more flexibility for online stores
- many more options for expanding and customising.
- no ongoing fees
- host all of your content yourself
- Great free SEO tools