Started as a blogging tool in 2003 WordPress.org has
the years into a powerful website builder and a robust content
management system (CMS). It is a free, open-source
content management system (CMS) written in PHP and paired with a MySQL
database and 17 years later, it powers 34% of all websites on
WordPress also lets you add custom functionality to your
site using plugins. These plugins are like apps for your website allowing you to add advanced features like
analytics, contact forms, membership area, and more.
There are thousands of free and premium plugins available for use, these add extra functionality your website and let it transform into a completely new platform. WordPress is written using standard compliance high-quality code and produces semantic HTML which is easier for both people and machines to read and understand. This makes it popular on Google and other search engines and causes WordPress sites to rank higher than others in search engines.
By design, WordPress is pre-packaged as SEO friendly. Additional WordPress SEO plugins to further optimize your sites. If there’s one cardinal sin in WordPress development, it’s this: Don’t touch WordPress core. Our developers can make WordPress plugins as simple or as complicated as you need them to be, depending on what you envision. We expertly use plugins to greatly extend the functionality of all your WordPress sites without touching the WordPress core itself.
WordPress doesn’t just write text. It has a built-in media uploader that handles images, audios, and videos. It supports oEmbed enabled websites which means you can embed Instagram photos, Tweets, YouTube videos, and Soundcloud audios. It is a very secure platform to run a website, as it was developed with strong security features. However, the internet has many malicious intruders who can create havoc by hijacking information. Appedology ensures that every website developed for you has the best of UI/UX and the maximum security. So set your goals on a paper and call Appedology, we will take care of the rest.
WordPress is so robust, that many top brands use it to power their websites including Facebook, Time Magazine, Bloomberg Professional, Microsoft News Center, The New York Times, Target, Disney, Sony Music, and many others. It is free software: you are free to download, install, use and adapt it to fit your needs and build any kind of website. At Appedology our expert WordPress developers and consultants successfully build bespoke websites, plugins, and applications using WordPress for customers based on custom preferences.
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