WordPress is a popular content management system (CMS) and website builder that allows users to start their own blog, build and manage personal or professional websites, and even sell products online. It enables anyone, even those with limited to no coding and web design experience, to create feature-rich websites, blogs, or online stores for their unique purposes.
With so many CMS options on the market today, you may be weighing up your choices and wondering, ‘Why WordPress?” Or you might have a brand new WordPress site but don’t understand all its different components and features. It’s also possible that you’ve managed your WordPress site for some time now but need some help with fine-tuning its engine to leverage all the platform offers.
If you are new to WordPress, this guide will get you up to speed on WordPress’ history, the types of sites you can build on the WordPress platform, as well as various components that drive the CMS, and more.