5 Reasons to use WordPress for your website

By mcvanrensburg  | 

 April 17th, 2012 | 

Wordpress is a free, open source content management system, that is very powerful and offers users so much more than just a blogging platform. It is ideal for small and medium businesses that are looking for an easy way to manage their own website.


Since its main purpose is a platform for blogging, it is setup in way to easily manage and publish content, and as readers of my blog know by this time, I always hammer on the fact that the more unique and fresh content, the better!


Content management – The Easy way


Without having any coding knowledge at all, you can manage almost every aspect of your website once it is setup for your needs, without having to hassle your web developer for updates all the time! It is really that easy!

Great SEO


Out of the box WordPress is already greatly Optimized for Search Engines like Google. With a few tweaks by your web developer your website will be hitting the first page in Google in no time at all!

Huge Community, Huge Support!

Wordpress is supported by a huge community that constantly adds new content in the form of extensions, plug-ins and themes for use with WordPress. Support is easy to find on forums or just the web, so you will never have any question unanswered when it comes to using WordPress.

WordPress is very User Friendly

Wordpress is just as easy as using something like Microsoft Word. All of us are always intimidated by learning something new, but trust me once you get used to where everything is located in the WordPress backend, you will have no trouble working and updating your site. Backend navigation is as easy as 1,2,3.

WordPress provides an easy way to add a blog to your website

As I have said, it is much more than a blog, as it can be used for almost anything, WordPress is also a great and easy way to add a blog to your website that still consist of all the above mentioned pro’s.
I really love working with WordPress and I can recommend it to anyone looking for a website. If you want me to help you setup a WordPress website, or create you own custom Website for WordPress, you can contact me here
If you want a look at what WordPress is capable of, here is a list of Beautiful WordPress Websites

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