WordPress is the #1 content management system (shortened as “CMS“) in the world – sites built on WordPress make up 25% of the Internet! Why is it so popular?
- WordPress is free software – anyone can download/install WordPress and use it
- WordPress is open-source – anyone can learn how it works and even change it
- WordPress is extensible – plugins can add features and change how it works
- …and many more reasons
If you’re new to WordPress, we’ve provided some helpful info to help you get acquainted: