WordPress is a blessing. It really is THAT amazing!
Why is it so damn cool?
WordPress was originally meant to be a blogging platform. It was originally ONLY a platform for blogging. It was accepted with open arms by internet users and bloggers.
The reason it was accepted so well is because it really is a very easy CMS to use. You literally install it, and its self explanatory.
Of course there are many, many tutorials out there which show you how to use the platform.
The WordPress is very safe. Of course, as with anything, the strength of security lies in the passwords etc. used.
With WordPress, you can get many different types of plugins to add to your website. These give you various added features which does not come with WordPress natively.
WordPress is liked by search engines because the information their robots are looking for on the web, is easily accessible. Not only that, it is light and aesthetically pleasing.
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