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Daniel Spritzer
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July 13, 2018

Benefits to Using WordPress Vs. Competitor CMS Platforms

With so many content management system's to choose from, it can be a tough decision to pick which one is right to design your website. Each have their own specialty to specific options, but what makes WordPress stand out from others? Not only is WordPress free to install, but it is also easy to use and customize a website!

Below, we will go over a few other benefits to WordPress and why it is an excellent choice to build your website with the use of its user friendly dashboard and access to plugins, themes, and tools

Easy to Use

WordPress is an extremely easy CMS for any user to utilize for various reasons..Not needing to be an expert in coding is one major factor to WordPress's usability. Whether you are just getting started with a website or an experienced developer, this platform is for everyone! In the event you do run in to issues, there is access to various WordPress tutorial websites that provide a step-by-step process for virtually any feature, tool, or plugin WordPress has to offer. You can find some of those frequently asked questions on our WordPress FAQ.

Access to a Plethora of Plugins

WordPress gives you access to a library of plugins and tools that make your website easily customizable. Plugins provide the the ability to add any desired specialized feature a user is seeking, whether that is improving your website's SEO friendliness or adding a custom form to a page.. With most plugins being either free to download and install, or are reasonably priced, the possibilities are endless!

SEO Friendly

Of those plugins, SEO (Search Engine Optimization) is the strong suit of WordPress features. With visibility being such a significant factor to your websitea and its traffic, it is important to take advantage and utilize all tools available to improve your website's organic searchability. WordPress come packed with various SEO plugins, including Yoast and All in One SEO Pack. These plugins are available free for you and can help improve your website's search engine visibility.

Customization Options

Whether you are looking to change the background color of a specific page or want to rearrange or redesign a specific page's layout, WordPress gives you the ability to customize any aspect of your website. Not a developer? No problem! You do not need to figure out how to code to make changes, all website design changes can be done through WordPress's user friendly dashboard.

Easy for Blogging

WordPress includes a built-in blogging feature that is easily accessible and customizable. This allows users to quickly and easily create posts that keep your readers fully engaged with up to date news and articles happening at your business. WordPress blog posts are also properly archived, making it easy for users to go back and search for an article of their interest.

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