There are too many platforms for doing blogging. Selection of platform depends on user’s need and amount of files which they are going to use with that content management system.
Selecting your CMS carefully can give you many freedoms in future if you are going to run long-term project, because changing your CMS repetitively is not an easy task to do. Blogging is growing at tremendous rate these days and bloggers from all over the world rising daily.
For this blogging growth many people have started using WordPress as their main CMS (Content Management System) and making their presence in this online arena. Here we are going to talk about few awesome benefits of doing blogging with WordPress.
They have open source platform
WordPress is open source, means you will play with its code and make new design and functionalities according to your project and needs. So you can download WordPress latest version and then study the files structure of it.
Many Free themes
There are thousands of free themes in WordPress repository which you can use to build site of any niche. You can select themes like one column, two columns, three columns, responsive, portfolio and many other types of themes. Developers from all across the world keep submitting awesome themes in WordPress repository and we all can download them at free of cost.
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WordPress has given us awesome freedom to extend functionality by using free plugins. There are more than 20,000 plugins in the WordPress repository and you can use them at free of cost. In case if you want any special functionality and that particular plugin is not available there then you can hire any professional to develop that plugin for you, as there are thousands of developers who are experts in making plugins.
Very easy to manage
Back in the days when HTML was there to make blogs then it was very difficult to write in one file and upload it on your servers. Doing this task was much easier job for a techie person as compared to non-tech guys. WordPress has brought such awesome features in its dashboard that even a 10 years old guy can manage it very easily. Writing articles and making them live is very easy job.
Making your blog SEO friendly is one of the biggest challenges these days. Recently a new term called schema has been added in SEO and all big platforms are working hard to make their CMS compatible for schema. WordPress already has few plugins which will help you to add this feature in your blog and making it more SEO friendly.
So these were few awesome benefits of using WordPress as your blogging platform and enjoying blogging with awesome themes, plugins and easy to manage platform.
If you still want to add few features which I have missed then you are most welcome to enlighten those hidden features and make us feel more proud users of WordPress.