Whenever we want to start a blog we have so many options like WordPress, Blogspot, Tumblr and so many. When it comes to a newbie, they always get confused on which platform they have to start their new blog.
Many users like Blogspot because it’s free of cost and does not require any technical skills to start the blog in Blogspot. Many users like WordPress because of its features, design and flexibility. Selecting the platform which you want to use always depends on your blog type. If you are a casual blogger and running blog for a personal journey, you can use any free platform like Blogspot, WordPress and Tumblr.
If you’re running a blog to promote products and to make money, self-hosted WordPress platform is the better choice. Most of the newbies confused about WordPress.com and WordPress.org. Today we will check about WordPress and differences between wordpress.com and wordpress.org.
What is WordPress??
WordPress is one of the most popular blogging platforms to create any type of blog. It started as a blogging platform but evolved to be used as rich content management system from a simple blog to massive e-commerce website. WordPress is an open source free software which allows you to create fully functional websites and mobile applications.
A user has two options, either setting up a WordPress blog on the own server (self-hosted) or create a WordPress hosting blog at wordpress.com. WordPress offers a lot of themes, customization plug-ins and gadgets.