WordPress has been known as a rival to Blogger. Yes, these two have been competing each other when it comes to generating more users to their blogging platform. You read it right! These two have been associated with more about blogging and giving the public the convenience in creating and posting articles on blogs.
But WordPress is more than a blog platform; it is a CMS (content management system). With this being said, it simply means a newbie, a non-technie savvy web owner, entrepreneur or businessman can have his very own website from creating all the way to updating a website are all done using WordPress dashboard.
What makes a WordPress site perfect for non-technie savvy business person? There are various reasons. To give you an idea, read on.
- Get it for free or for a fee.
You can get a WordPress site for free but you will have an extension of www.nameofwebsite.wordpress.com and free templates as well. If you want to have a more professional appeal to your website, you can buy a new domain name and have a www.nameofwebsite.com. There will be no extension using wordpress.com. For a small business, go for a .com extension. In this way, you will be having a professional WordPress site where your customers can visit every now and then.
- Setting up a website is as easy as 1-2-3.
Setting-up everything is a breeze. All you need to do is sign up to your admin account and start building your website there. WordPress has a default template when you create a WordPress site. If you want to change the design, you can choose from several templates suggested; some are for free and others you need to pay for it.
Then, the fun begins. Everything is right there on the dashboard from adding pages, creating a blog, categories and even publishing content. You can do everything in 4-5 hours in one setting for a simple website.
- No fear of committing mistakes.
If you commit mistake you need not to worry about it. All it takes is to open the page or post and edit what you have made that’s it! It does not need some technical procedure to do it.
- Updates on content, pages, or blog can be done in an instant.
The usual problems that occur for web owners is that when they want to put an update on their website, they can’t do it on their own. It is because it is only the web developer who knows everything how to put content, etc. This is why when you see other websites; some are even outdated when it comes to content. At least with WordPress, you can be assured that you are the captain of your ship. You can update your website anytime with no issues.
If you have been wanting to have your own website and do not have a huge capital to pay for the best web developer in town, go and use WordPress. This is the most convenient and easiest way to have your own site even if you are a newbie to the world of web design, web development and web hosting.