In short, WordPress is the website building software run on a web server. 33% of the website powered by WordPress
WordPress 100% free open source content management system. This means that you are free to download, install, use & modify it according to your requirements. Using themes & plugins you will be able to add more features on it.
A variety of themes & plugins makes WordPress more standalone. Using WordPress themes you can easily change website color, background, & layouts. Nowadays most of the WordPress themes come with their own options panel to update site layouts, colors, & typography.
WordPress plugins work like an application of a website. Using plugins you can scale up your website features like contact form, membership area, newsletter etc.
A large number of people use WordPress & they don’t have knowledge about web design or programming. WordPress is a perfect solution for the non-technical person.
WordPress default feature generates title tag and meta description for a website. This helps search engines know about your content and indexed site for ranking. WordPress provides search engine friendly, clean permalink/URL structure.
For advance SEO optimization you can try the following tools:
It doesn’t matter that you have any technical knowledge or not but you still can manage your WordPress website. WordPress has a built-in update management system that makes your life much easier.
By default WordPress will notify you when there is a new version available, clicking only 1 button you can update your website. Remember, before updating a website make sure to take a backup of the site. Following backup plugins may help with the backup process:
WordPress has written & designed with security in mind, and it’s a very safe & secure platform. We should keep in mind that the internet can be an uncertain place. We always up-to-date WordPress core files & it’s plugins. Hackers aren’t getting in due to vulnerabilities in the latest WordPress core software.
To protect your WordPress site a few simple step you can follow
WordPress supports almost all media types. WordPress has a built-in uploader you can easily upload images(jpg, jpeg, png) and video(mp4). WordPress by default detects YouTube or Vimeo URL & you can embed that use iframe. By default WordPress does not allow uploading .svg images but you can use a safe SVG plugin to enable that feature too. You can also embed Facebook, Twitter or Instagram posts too.
WordPress setup and functional guideline nicely documented on codex and WordPress Developer Resource website. A few more helpful link that ming help you to learn more about WordPress basic or advanced features:
WordPress has a huge community. You can get help easily. Remember, you will always get WordPress developers at an affordable cost.