Why Should You Be Using WordPress?Using WordPress

Using WordPress you can build a blog, a website, or both.

WordPress is one of the most popular blogging tools available. But what many people don’t know is that it is a powerful Content Management System (CMS) that can be used for more than just blogging.

Using WordPress is quick and simple. It can be set up in 5 minutes! No, that isn’t hype, it’s 100% true. Due to it’s popularity, many hosting providers now include one click WordPress installs, making it even quicker!

Top reasons for Using WordPress

WordPress is Free and Open Source. It is constantly updated by a truly outstanding team, who are always creating powerful improvements to keep it user friendly.

Easily combine a Website and a Blog. With it’s powerful functions such as visual editor, custom menus, tags, categories etc, Adding a blog to a WordPress site is a great way to attract and involve visitors to your site, and to keep Google paying attention.

WordPress Plugins Galore. Add or Change the functionality of your blog in seconds! There are plugins available for everything from analytics to customer management. What’s more, there a thousands out there for FREE!

Google loves WordPress sites. If you want natural traffic to your site, using WordPress will get more favorable SERP’s than any other CMS out there. SEO is much easier thanks to WordPress having built in functionalities which many platforms don’t provide.

Easy To Use. Using WordPress is so damn easy! WordPress can be turned into a professional looking site with little or no technical knowledge whatsoever. Many people feel held back because they’re not Tech Savvy. Embrace WordPress for it’s simple editing features.

Visitor Participation. Keep users engaged and increase return visits to your site. With it’s built in comments features, WordPress helps your site users get involved, thus increasing visitor loyalty.

WordPress Themes. There are many free and premium themes out there, literally thousands. The whole look and feel of your website or blog can be changed in a few minutes with just a file upload. How powerful is that!

In Summary.

Using WordPress can take a non-technical internet marketer and turn them into a Webstar with the use of some cleverly integrated features exclusive to WordPress. With a little guidance and some learning you can use WordPress for Niche Marketing, Affiliate Marketing, Small Business Websites, the sky is the limit. Convinced? Stop thinking about using WordPress and JUST DO IT!

 

Written by Caroline Baxter
Caroline Baxter is a serial Entrepreneur, Business Start Up Coach, and recent bestselling author on Amazon. Having started her first business aged 24, she now has multiple businesses in property, the motor trade and online and offline business consultancy. Caroline is now starting a series of live training events to support entrepreneurs looking to plan launch and grow their business