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About Wordpress

by Thishon Raj

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WordPress is a free and open source content management system (CMS) based on PHP and MySQL and it is the one of the most popular blogging system used on the web with more than 60 million websites. When the head of Google's web spam team says that WordPress is a great choice, taking care of 80-90% of the mechanics of search engine optimization for the Websites.

History of WordPress

Wordpress was released by Matt Mullenweg and Mike Little on May 27, 2003 and his friend Christine Selleck Suggested the name as WordPress and the license under which Wordpress was released is the GPLv2 from Free Software Foundation.

Benefits of WordPress

WordPress is easy and its technology is so simple to use and has an intuitive type of interface. Adding new pages, blog posts, images, etc., can be done quickly in WordPress. WordPress does not require HTML editing because it is a self-contained system, you can create a new page or blog post, format text, upload images, documents, video files, image galleries, etc. without the need for any kind of additional HTML or FTP software.

Features of WordPress

WordPress has a web template system where users may install the themes and create their own Web site. WordPress comes bundled with two default themes and thousand more WordPress themes are available on the Internet Market where some are available for free and some will be premium templates and users may also create and develop their own custom Themes in WordPress.

WordPress also features search engine-friendly integrated link management system which has the ability to assign nested multiple categories to articles and support for tagging of posts and articles. WordPress comes with packed full of features for every user, for every other feature there's a plug-in directory with thousands of plug-ins. Other Features of WordPress includes adding complex galleries, social networking, forums, social media widgets, spam protection & calendars.

Another Important feature of WordPress is its Automatic filters providing standardized formatting and styling of text in articles. It also supports the Trackback and Pingback standards for displaying links to other websites that have them linked to a post or article.

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