WordPress – The Ultimate Blog Platform?

I’ve selected WordPress as our weblog platform for our web advertising and marketing industry and that’s for some superb causes. Below is a (relatively subjective) overview and causes at the back of our selection. First off some Advantages and Disadvantages.

Advantages:

– WordPress is a FREE weblog platform

– WordPress has heaps of plugins to help you optimize your weblog in keeping with your wishes and necessities

– WordPress is so easy to put in and use

– WordPress has hundreds of fans and builders that steadily beef up and increase plugins, equipment and instrument

Disadvantages:

– We have some difficulties the usage of the editor, so we use a unfastened HTML editor known as NVU, make the submit there and replica it into the WordPress “Add New Post” editor.

– A large number of spamboots and automated remark poster “assault” WordPress weblog posts

– Except for that we have not discovered any weaknesses or disadvantages up to now.

Plugins:

Plugins are small softwares this is evolved by means of both WordPress OR webdesigners such as you and me, with a purpose to entire and optimize WordPress. There are actually hundreds of plugins evolved, soe now not so excellent and a few actually wonderful. Below is a few examples of plugins simply to provide you with an concept of what it in reality is:

Plugin 1: TweetMeme – this FREE plugin places a small button on each weblog submit which permits your guests to simply proportion YOUR weblog submit hyperlink to all their Twitter fans. HIGHLY really helpful (test it within the higher proper hand nook of this submit)

Plugin 2: MaxBlogPress Ninja Affiliate – this $97 plugin lets you set up ALL your hyperlinks, create your personal hyperlink names and many others and many others.

We’ll quilt some in reality excellent, each unfastened and paid, plugins in later posts, however we identical to to say in particular that there are some very good plugins for search engine marketing (Search Engine Optimization) that can pressure unfastened site visitors for your web site/weblog.

Software:

In the running a blog international there are consistent want for various softwares, and for WordPress (and different weblog platforms) there are a large number of excellent ones evolved. Again, simply to provide you with an concept of what we are speaking about, here’s an instance:

Artisteer – this instrument lets you MAKE your OWN WordPress issues (quickly additionally Blogger/Blogspot) with out realizing any HTML codes. You can set the width of your weblog, colours, header, footer… you title it – you’ll do it with Artisteer. An very good instrument in case you are putting in and managing many blogs.

Conclusion:

WordPress is in our eyes without equal weblog platform to your web advertising and marketing and industry. It has ALL the options and tweks we are in search of and it continues to increase and beef up daily. Before you selected your running a blog platform, you without a doubt have to guage them and notice if it is appropriate for you.

Thanks for taking time to learn this overview, and no matter selection you are making – we would like you all of the highest in your corporation endeavours.

PS – Comments and recommendations are HIGHLY welcomed:-)

Yours Respectfully

Tom Hammerborg