What Is WordPress?

You may be wondering just what the heck WordPress is. Since it’s creation in 2003, WordPress has evolved from a single bit of code that was used to enhance typography to be one of the most used tools on the internet today.

Its massive following spanning millions of users and websites is proof of its popularity and ease of use.

What Is WordPress Used For?

Although WordPress began as a simple blogging tool, it has gradually developed into a full content management system.

It’s user-friendly, and whether you’re a beginner or master Jedi you are only limited by your imagination. This a big reason we make use of WordPress at Mr. Wise Owl. We like to be able to hand off a website to a client, and not have them be flabbergasted when they want to edit their own content. You are in 100% control.

Who Uses WordPress?

If you are still aren’t convinced, some of the biggest companies in the world utilize WordPress. The New Yorker, BBC America, Bloomberg Professional, Sony Music, MTV News, The Walt Disney Company, Time Inc., Forbes, NFL, Ups, Ebay, CNN among many others all use WordPress. You can head on over to WordPress.Org to check out their showcase of some of the best WordPress Websites in the world

How Do I Get Started Using WordPress?

The best part of using WordPress is that’s it’s open source and 100% free. If you’re ready to take the next step contact Mr. Wise Owl today, and we’ll get you on the road to success with using WordPress for your new or current website.