Why should I use WordPress?

Posted by on May 3, 2010 in blog | No Comments

WordPress simply is the best blogging software out there and can do so much more then a simple blog. Here are a few of the reasons why we use wordpress at double dragon studios

User Friendly

You don’t need to know html or any other language besides English to run your site. WordPress works on a what you see is what you get editor so you can add pictures put in links and make your blog posts and pages look exactly how you want them to.

Plugins and Widgets Extend Functionality

We realize that after we’ve designed and coded your site you might want more. WordPress plugins and widgets allow you to do just about anything that you want and can be installed in a jiffy. If you want to set up a gallery, mp3 players, or change everything that is in the sidebar of your site you can easily go in and make those changes yourself.

Standards Compliant

WordPress is one software that follows all the Web Standards and keeps your blog or website compliant to all the rules that have to be followed when running a website.

SEO Friendly

Search Engines have to be definitely kept in mind when building a website. WordPress uses different functions which allow it to be search engine friendly. For example sending pings to other sites, making categories, tagging your posts, use of h1/h2 tags etc. What is great about SEO traffic is it’s always there. Once you have the top search results for a certain keyword you will usually stay there with very little work and reap the rewards with targeted traffic from google.

Large community Support

As per recent statistics, WordPress is used on more than 1% of the websites on the Internet in the world. There is a large user community backing the development of this software. So, whenever you face any problems, you can go through all the available WordPress forums and communities and find answers for all your questions.

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