WordPress is one of the many blogging software available, very easy to use makes it a plus. There are is a variety of templates to choose from….and great support. There are other types of software, but WordPress seems to be a favorite out there. I’d like to offer some useful information for you who are considering starting your blog with WordPress such as reasons to choose WordPress, tips on starting a blog and information about the support offered by WordPress. Based on this information as well as your own research you can decide if this is the way for you to go.

Reasons to Choose WordPress

There are many great reasons to choose WordPress to start your blog. Some of the reasons include a great variety of templates, the ability to categorize and tag posts easily, spell check, previews and autosave, the ability to post text, audio files and video files, a variety of privacy options and the ability to track statistical data related to the blog in addition to other great features. Some of these features may be more important to you than others so deciding to use WordPress will be a matter of personal preference. For example if you have little or no experience you may enjoy the many templates available on WordPress while others who are concerned about privacy issues may be more interested in the privacy options available through WordPress. Considering these features will help you decide if you should start a blog with WordPress or not.

Starting a Blog with WordPress

If you plan on starting a blog with WordPress you will not be disappointed by the amount of time it takes to start a blog. You can literally start a blog with WordPress within minutes. Very important to you bloggers who are eager to get started blogging. The only requirements for starting a blog are a valid email address and a username. You enter this information into the sign up page and get a password almost instantly. Next you simply have to check your email, follow the activation link provided and use the password provided and the process is complete. Now you can start blogging immediately.

Support Offered by WordPress

To you first time bloggers the type of support offered is very important. Also you may have a few questions about the process of starting a basic blog and you may have additional questions about using advanced features and customizing you blog. WordPress offers a great deal of support for bloggers of all skill levels. The support offered by WordPress includes the ability to contact support staff as well as the ability to receive support from other members through their online forums. This way you have support of the support staff and enjoy the ability to communicate with other bloggers in the forum which are active 24 hours a day and you can find support from peers or share ideas at any time.



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