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WordPress is a free and open-source content management system based on PHP and MySQL.
WordPress Product Features
WordPress is one of the most common platforms for agencies and landing pages.
Here are the main reasons agencies are using WordPress:
- The platform is free
- SEO is built into the platform (automatically generates title tags and meta descriptions for you)
- Hundreds of different themes that are easily adjustable.
- Great blogging functionality
How does WordPress pricing work?
WordPress is a freemium product.
WordPress Pricing Tiers
WordPress has the following pricing tiers:
Free to use/open source but you will need to pay for the hosting.
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Here's what customers are saying about WordPress:
|Girl Boss Sports||*I use WordPress which has proven to be easy to use even for a novice website creator like myself. * - Sarah Wolfer, founder of Girl Boss Sports|
|Five Star Thailand Tours||Without this incredible content management system, Five Star Thailand Tours would not be in existence. It’s the backbone of the company and is the software powering our entire website. - Nok, founder of Five Star Thailand Tours|
What Companies Are Using WordPress?
List of customers using WordPress:
|1||Wyze Cam||smart home camera business||Wyze offers smart home cameras and devices packed with features at a price that is accessible for all. Wyze Cam includes 1080p full HD video, smart motion and sound alerts, and 14-day fee cloud storage at a revolutionary price of $20.|
|2||Xero Shoes||shoe brand||Everything you love about being barefoot, plus the perfect amount of comfort and protection. As seen on Shark Tank. Live Life Feet First in Xero Shoes!|
|4||Alitura Naturals||skin care product line||The best all natural skin care products. Exfoliate Skin. Minimize Pores. Stimulate Blood Flow. Experience Ultra-Premium, Anti-Aging Skin Care.|
|5||Lever Gear||multi-tool brand||Lever Gear is changing the way you carry by creating and curating exceptional everyday carry. Browse our selection of empowering, compact gear today!|
|6||Striiiipes||webcam cover product||Based in Paris, Striiiipes is a young and dynamic fashion brand, offering a new point of vue on apparel and fashion accessories for both men and women.|
|7||OceanZen||swimwear line||OceanZen Bikini is Australia's leading ethical and sustainable swimwear and bikini label. Our swimwear pieces are made from recycled plastic bottles and fishing nets from the ocean. Shop our latest sustainable and ethical bikini Collection. 100% great for the environment.|
|8||ScrubzBody Skin Care Products||skin care product line||Your skin will be soft, smooth and moisturized, but not greasy! Simple, natural ingredients make simply awesome skincare!|
|9||Engravers Guild||personalized gift business||Engravers Guild of London delivers beautifully engraved gifts for men and women. Complimentary engraving and 48 hour delivery for all engraved gifts in UK|
Looking for an alternative to WordPress? We've put together a list of all WordPress competitors and alternatives.
List of best alternatives to WordPress:
|1||Squarespace||The all-in-one solution for anyone looking to create a beautiful website.||freemium||see all businesses using ➜|
|2||Thrivethemes||Thrive Leads is your all-in one email list building tool. Create and freely design every type of opt-in form, run A/B tests and grow your list faster than ever before.||****||see all businesses using ➜|
|3||docusaurus||Is an open-source static site generator that converts Markdown files to a documentation website.||freemium||see all businesses using ➜|
|4||Vaultpress||A real-time backup and security scanning service designed and built by Automattic, the same company that operates (and backs up!) millions of sites on WordPress.com.||freemium||see all businesses using ➜|
|5||Blogger||An American blog-publishing service that allows multi-user blogs with time-stamped entries.||****||see all businesses using ➜|
|6||Blog Studio||Makes it easy to craft beautiful looking blog articles that live right on your Shopify store.||freemium||see all businesses using ➜|
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Contributors to this article:
- Pat Walls, Founder @ Starter Story