WordPress is is a free and open-source content management system (CMS). In simple terms, it’s a system that is used to house all of the data and content used to build your website. Furthermore, used as web publishing software, you can use it to create your own website or blog.
Originally released in 2003, WordPress has become the most popular web publishing platform in existence. Consequently, today it is used to power more than 38% of the entire internet. As a result, there’s websites now using WordPress for everything from personal blogs to some of the worlds most influential brands.
The greatest thing about WordPress is that it can be used to design, develop and maintain a fully featured website with ease. Therefore, if you’re a business owner, like me, or a marketing manager for a small to medium sized business, WordPress is a great tool.