If you’re a small business looking to improve your online presence then one thing that you simply can’t do without is a fully functioning website. As we all know, the majority of people now use online search engines to look for a whole host of products and services, and so a website is crucial for any business wanting to reach it’s potential customers. Without online visibility, a business may as well say ‘adiós’ to its customers and wave them off in the direction of its competitors. These days, most businesses are aware of this and understand the need for a visually appealing and easy to navigate website. However, not enough understand the capabilities of WordPress for producing high-quality sales websites.
1. Easy to use
WordPress is one of the most easiest platforms to use for creating a website, its has a intuitive interface which makes it a breeze when adding new pages, images, blog posts on a regular basis. The technology is simple which means spending huge amounts of time on formatting is reduced. As a web design company, clients are impressed with it’s easy to use friendly platform and they find themselves picking up the basics quite quickly.
2. Manage from any computer
WordPress is browser-based. You can login from any Internet connected computer and manage your site. Any changes you might have take seconds to update.
3. No HTML Editing or FTP Software Required
WordPress is a self-contained system and does not require HTML editing software (such as Adobe Contribute or Dreamweaver). You can create a new page or blog post, format text, upload images (and edit them) and upload them straight away.
4. Search Engines Love WordPress Sites
The code for WordPress sites is very simple to use and very clean which helps search engines read and index site’s content. Every page, post and image on your WordPress site can have it’s own meta tags and keywords, description, title and can of course be optimized for keywords, this boosts SEO and makes it very precise.
5. You have control
You have complete control, you don’t need to ask the designer to add anything you can change what you want.
6. 100% customizable
WordPress acts as the engine for your website. The look and feel of the site can be 100% customized so your brand can shine through on your site and provide a unique experience to your visitors.
7. Blog all you like
As WordPress was originally created as a blogging platform, it is easier than ever to create blog posts that you can upload and edit. You can also add the RSS / Email subscriptions to your blog and commenting abilities.
8. Make it better with Plugins
WordPress makes customisation easier than ever with the ability to add calendars, videos, gallery, social media feeds and anything else you could think of. Make it completely unique.
9. Your Site Can Grow as Your Business Grows
Your WordPress site can have hundreds of thousands of pages and it will not slow down in performance or be compromised.
10. Have Multiple Users
As an administrator of a WordPress site, you can set-up multiple users and designate their accessibility status.
We hope our top 10 reasons has persuaded you to consider using a WordPress site. If you have any queries let us know, or leave a comment below!