WordPress is the CMS (Content Management System), which is widely used to create a blog/website. Almost 40% of websites on the Internet use the WP content management system.
What is WordPress and What Does it Do?
WordPress (WP) is open-source software with GPLv2 language that works with MYSQL database written in PHP language. Since it is open-source software, many Plugins is made and published by developers.
Creating a blog using WP is quite easy. With many themes and add-ons, you can create a totally free website for yourself.
WP is free software that allows you to create a website or blog without having to know anything about programming.
What are WordPress.com and WordPress.org?
There are two different platforms where you can use it. These;
1) It is a platform that allows you to create a free website with domainname.wordpress.com extension without having to buy hosting and domain name on WordPress.com.
2) If you want to create a fully controllable website or blog, WordPress.org is a platform that allows you to install an independent WordPress by purchasing a hosting and domain name, downloading the WP installation files to your computer and copying them onto the server you purchased.
What Websites Can Create with WP?
There are many well-known websites that use WP infrastructure. What websites are created with WP?