Wordpress websites

What is Wordpress

What is Wordpress?

Wordpress is a blog and website content management system (CMS) that powers over 20% of blogs and websites on the internet. It can be customised through the use of hundreds of themes that control the look and feel of the website. If you can't see what you want, a custom theme can be created for that absolutely unique look.

Because Wordpress is widely used there is a large developer base that can help you build or develop your website, so you are never trapped by proprietary code from a single developer.

Wordpress CMS websites

WHAT DOES A CMS DO?

A content management system is software that keeps track of every piece of content on your website. Content is made up of everything from simple text, images, music, video, documents, in fact, any digital media that you can think of.

A CMS has a big advantage over other ways of managing your website content because it needs little or no specific web programming skills in order to manage the website. It's all done through an easy to understand user interface.

Why use wordpress

Why Wordpress?

Wordpress is mobile friendly and all new themes will be fully responsive. You can upload or embed media – such as video, images and text. Simple drag-and-drop technology makes inserting images into posts and pages child's play.

Wordpress has social sharing built into its CMS as standard allowing visitors to share your content quickly and easily. It also comes with in-built stats so that you can see exactly how your site is performing. And, it has built in search engine optimisation tools to help ensure that your content can be found.

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