Sometimes, people will ask, why we want use WordPress to build up a content management system (CMS), official website or blog. Why we need it? WordPress is web software that can use to create a beautiful website or blog. People like to say that WordPress is both free and priceless at the same time. WordPress started as just a blogging system, but has evolved to be used as full content management system (CMS) and so much more through the thousands of plugins and widgets and themes. WordPress is limited only by your imagination, the customization opportunities are endless.
1. Free and Open Source
WordPress is completely free. It can be used on any personal or commercial projects without any restrictions.
2. User Friendly
WordPress designed for anyone, not just developers. There are written and recorded manuals available for users to easily learn how to use WordPress. “If you can do it in Word, you can do it in WordPress”, that’s true! Paste from Word too, the statement is more true than you would imagine. The Visual Editor also called WYSIWYG, is a system which content (text and images) displayed onscreen during editing appears in a form closely corresponding to its appearance when displayed as a finished post.
Plugins allow users to add awesome photo galleries, sliders, shopping carts, forums, maps, and more great functionality. Those plugins can make users’ dreams come true. Most of the plugins are just clicked and installed.
There are a lot of themes available for WordPress, free or premium. Users will never have a problem finding a right theme for themes.