WordPress sites are a perfect starting point for all sorts of small business start ups, for many reasons. If you are looking to start a new website for your business, you should certainly considering using it as a platform. Here are just some of the reasons why:
WordPress is beautifully easy to use in terms of both setting up and keeping updated. With a simple user interface and WYSIWYG (What You See Is What You Get) page editor, you can use it without needing any programming knowledge whatsoever. If you are new to the world of building websites, a WordPress developer can help if you get stuck.
WordPress sites are highly customiseable, so you can easily make your site a stylish reflection of your brand in terms of the visual look and feel of your pages.
WordPress developers have access to many plugins which can be used to add all manner of functionality to your site without having to spend time and money on web development. Well chosen plugins can help to build a seamless, professional looking site that will fill your customers with confidence and help you to covert visitors into customers.
Search engine friendly
WordPress sites are built with search engine optimisation in mind and have several features available to help you drive that all important organic traffic to your site.
More and more people are accessing the web on their phones and tablets. With that in mind, a site that looks great on a desktop computer or laptop screen just isn’t enough anymore, it’s essential to consider how your site will look on mobile devices too. WordPress offers many themes which are already optimised for viewing via mobile devices, so that your potential customers will be able to enjoy your site however and wherever they choose to view it.
There are many more reasons to choose a WordPress site over other platforms, if you’d like to know more, please get in touch.