Below are six good reasons why WordPress should be used for your Business Website Design
WordPress is the most popular open source Content Management System (CMS) used in over 73 million websites. It is totally free to install, deploy, and upgrade. A wide range of plugins and templates power a flexible and simple interface, which reduces cost and deployment time.
WordPress is most popular CMS in the world. As stated, used by 73 million websites as of May 2012 (WordPress Stats) and it holds the largest market share in the CMS market. Many users are already familiar with the WordPress CMS and so requires less training for staff to use.
WordPress is ‘Open Source’ and easily self-hosted so there are no cost associated with downloading, installing, and upgrading. There are more than 20,000 WordPress plugins (often free) available to install such as contact forms, caching and SEO optimization.
WordPress is popular because it meets the demand of many users with its flexible framework to allow designers and developers to create and modify layouts and applications. Coupled with user-generated extensions, (plugins + templates) your website is no longer limited by extensions created by corporations.
WordPress was developed for non-tech savvy bloggers just wanting to get their thoughts down on the web, not spend hours writing html or php code. The user-interface is very user-friendly. Our team will handle the complexities of setting up and customizing your WordPress website so all you have to do is to update the content on pages, posts, widgets, etc, or we can provide a ‘managed service.’
WordPress incurs less setup, customization, and maintenance cost in comparison to other Open Source CMS such as Drupal and Joomla. Additionally, it is relatively easier to find designers and developers of WordPress if further customization or development is necessary in the future. You are no longer locked down with static website or proprietary CMS that are costly to tweak after initial development.