Just like the many blogging platforms, you may have mostly found a word among them as WordPress. And may have too wondered that what is WordPress?
What is WordPress?
WordPress is a powerful open source website creation tool or Content Management System (CMS) based on PHP and MySQL. It started in the year 2003 as the successor of b2/cafelog and licensed under the GPLv2 (or later). While the companies main moto behind was to bring enhancement to the typography for the everyday writing. As per January 2018 report, WordPress is today serving about top 10 million and more websites. The popularity which WordPress is just because of its high user-friendliness with a support of wide variety of pre-built themes and plugins according to the users need. The total facilities are looked by the company registered under the name Automattic.
Depending on the requirement WordPress is not just providing the facilities to install it and host it on a self-hosted web server but it to providing the service such as WordPress.com by the help of which you don’t need to wonder for getting the good quality web server instead they are gonna provide you with the best of the quality server depending on your budget plans.