I know out there already have plenty website or blog talking about the reason to using WordPress, so today I will share why I choose WordPress over than other CMS
1. WordPress is FREE & Open-Source
Yes, IT’s FREE, and I believe most of the people already know this, and this is not the only CMS that is free and open-source, Joomla, Drupal, Ghost, Magento and many more also free to use, then why I still prefer using WordPress?
2. Drag & Drop Page Builder
In the past, when you need to update the website you often still need coding skills or professional help. This fact has paved the way for page builder plugins, which have made it easier to make sweeping site changes right from the back end.
With Page Builder, You can easily add anything like text, buttons, icons or other elements to any page. You just need to drag the particular add-on and drop it on the place you want to have it. Everything happens before your eyes and you have complete control over everything.
Here is the 6 Drag & Drop Page Builder:
And there still have more page builder out there. you can try it and you can share your finding here to everybody.
3. It has a Huge Community!
Because WordPress is open-source and so popular, it is very easy to find solution or tutorial through online. For instance, you might follow a blog like this to receive a consistent flow of WordPress tips in your email inbox. On the other hand, you can also search Google to locate immediate solutions.
4. WordPress is Easy to Customize with Themes
A large portion of people using WordPress are neither web designers nor programmers. For non-tech savvy folks, WordPress is the perfect solution because there are thousands of free website templates (themes) that you can choose from. No matter you are Property Developer, Influencer, Startup, Restaurant Owner or Corporate Company, you can get the beautiful website at affordable prices.
5. More than 54,000 WordPress Plugins
When you need specific features on your website, such as a list of directories, Google Maps for showing nearby amenities, LiveChat, lead forms, or image slides, the cost per feature is typically RM500 to RM10,000, depending on the complexity of the function.
Thanks to the WordPress plugin, you can get those feature with minimum cost and some of them are free to use.
WordPress has been continuously growing over the recent years. According to W3Techs, WordPress powers 34% of all the websites on the Internet, that mean 1/3 of the top 10 million sites on the web are using WordPress.
So what stop you from using WordPress? Please do share your thought with us in the comment section.