Why should you use WordPress? Because it’s awesome. There are a ton of reasons why WordPress is a quality platform for building websites. Here’s the first entry in our Why WordPress series:
First and foremost, WordPress is easy.
Your mom could do it. It’s a straightforward platform for your website that makes everything simple.
- You don’t need to know code.
- You don’t need to learn a complicated program.
- You don’t need to call in an expert.
If you can use basic computer software like Microsoft Word or you can handle email, then you can use WordPress.
It’s easy to post new content.
WordPress makes it easy to add new content with the WordPress Post Editor. From here, you can add new post content or new page content. You’re in control.
It’s easy to edit old content.
The WordPress Dashboard makes it easy to manage content. Quickly and easily made edits and update content from posts or pages.
It’s easy to add or change menu items.
Create your own navigation menus with WordPress’ custom menu options. Check out the WordPress Menu User Guide for more information on configuring your own menus.
It’s easy to change your site’s look and layout.
The possibilities are endless. Choose from thousands of WordPress themes that create the look and feel of your site. Premium WordPress themes like iThemes Builder operate more like web design software to let you build your own page elements.
It’s easy to add new functionality.
WordPress plugins create all sorts of possibilities to extend the functionality of your WordPress site. Like WordPress themes, there are thousands of plugin choices out there and premium WordPress plugins provide added assurance of quality and support.
That’s the way it should be. Easy.
WordPress means the days of hiring a techie to make basic changes to your site are gone. You can update your site all by yourself. You can make changes right now. No more waiting.