WordPress is open-source.
Whether you’re a blogger. Or launching a new online business. Fact, WordPress is 100% free is beneficial. Best of all, you never have to worry about hidden charges if your site becomes more popular than expected. WordPress will always be free for you to use.
The flexibility of WordPress is another feature that cannot be beaten. No matter what you’re using WordPress for, -whether as a personal blog or to a popular e-commerce site. WordPress is versatile enough to meet all your needs. Through its extensive features and extensions.
Search engine friendly.
The most popular search engines prefer sites powered by WordPress, due its framework is easy to crawl. Here’s an interesting fact, Google’s Matt Cutts personal blog is on WordPress!
Safe and secure.
Because WordPress is the most popular CMS, it shouldn’t be surprising that it’s a target for hackers. But WordPress takes the security of its users seriously. While you can practice basic security measures. Such as not downloading a theme or plugin from an untrusted site, plus, take measures to secure strong login and password practices. WordPress constantly updates its software to prevent attacks.
The addition of images, video or audio files is a great way to enhance the experience of your users. WordPress prefers to use a third-party video sharing service. Such as YouTube or Vimeo to upload their videos, then embed URL link into WordPress. WordPress makes it easy for you to insert multimedia files into a page or post. You can also edit files, like images, while in the Media Library Screen.
It’s more important than ever for a website to be mobile friendly to accommodate smartphones and tablets. With WordPress, you don’t have to concern yourself over that. It’s already mobile friendly, thanks to Blue Elephant themes being responsive.
Since you’re using WordPress for your business. Then you will be happy to know that WooCommerce is available from Blue Elephant. Convert your site into an all-out digital store. By using WooCommerce, you can easily make money online.
You’re not committed to one hosting provider.
If you ever wish to leave Blue Elephant and hope you don’t! Switching another hosting provider, you can do it without experiencing much downtown. This is because WordPress works with pretty much every server. If you need to make the switch, I will package your WordPress site in a zip file for download.
Easy to use.
Another great perk of WordPress is how easy it is to use. The platform is user-friendly, intuitive and easy to learn. In fact, you can learn how to use WordPress in a matter of minutes.
More than just a blog.
While WordPress earned its reputation as a great blogging platform you can use with any existing website. We can use WordPress as a website. WordPress contains a post and page structure. You can have daily blog posts and static pages - such as your homepage or about pages.