Top 5 Reasons to Use WordPress for Your Small Business Website
SEO – With the economy the way it is, everybody is focusing more on their website. A website lets you reach out to customers all across the globe. This is why WordPress is so powerful. It’s has a strong sense of SEO. Utilizing the “permalinks” feature allows for great SEO URL’s.
Content – WordPress is a content management system (CMS), so of course updating pages and posts are very simple. It even features a rich content editor, called TinyMCE, that allows the quick insertion of video, images and other media content. Adding a link to another website does not require the knowledge of HTML, its all built-in!
Extensions – Extensions are what make WordPress so powerful. Don’t get me wrong, the core is great by itself, but there are things you may want to add. For instance, say you have a photo gallery you need employees to maintain, just type “WordPress Photo Gallery” into Google and there is probably a dozen or so options for you. It’s that simple!
Support – WordPress has a well kept community of knowledgable individuals that are willing to help. You can do a Google search for your problem or head over to the WordPress Community Forums to find your answer. There is a ton of support out there.
One-click-installation – Most hosting providers utilize a “quick install” system of some sorts that allows you to easily install popular web software. If you look on the list, you will find WordPress.