Wordpress Overview

Wordpress is a web-site builder software that can be used by a wide range of users from new bloggers and entrepreneurs to large enterprises. Wordpress enables construction of websites for blogs, eCommerce sites, domains and self-hosted sites.

Wordpress features for website construction include using existing plans and themes which can be customized. It provides quick editing features, and drag and drop of pictures, audios and videos. Updating of the site is enabled through desktop or mobile devices iOS, Android, Mac, Windows or Linux systems.

Content created on Wordpress is owned by the creator and can be exported at any time for any requirement. Wordpress provides built-in search-engine and other SEO tools, and analytics for studying data on visitor information. Wordpress supports sharing messages on Twitter, Facebook and other social media sites

Cuspera Reviews

11 buyers and buying teams have used Cuspera to assess how well Wordpress solved their Website Builder needs. Cuspera uses 139277 insights from these buyers along with peer reviews, customer case studies, testimonials, expert blogs and vendor provided installation data to help you assess the fit for your specific Website Builder needs.

Business Priorities

Acquire Customers and Improve Digital And Social Presence are the most popular business priorities peers achieved using Wordpress.

Other priorities:

  • Grow Market Share
  • Enhance Customer Relationships
  • Increase Sales & Revenue
  • Scale Best Practices
  • Build Brand Awareness
  • Enter New Markets Internationally Or Locally
  • Improve Brand Engagement
  • Launch New Products
  • Improve Efficiency
  • Improve ROI
  • Establish Thought Leadership
  • Improve Internal Communications
  • Reduce Bounce
  • Improve Visibility
  • Increase Customer Life Time Value
  • Improve Navigation
  • Improve Consistency
  • Improve Stakeholder Relations
  • Manage Risk
  • Shorten Ramp Up Time
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Use Cases

Peers recommend Content Management , Communication Management , Social Media Management , as the business use cases that they have been most satisfied while using Wordpress.

Read Peer Reviews and Expert Experience for Business Use Cases

BUSINESS USE CASES RATINGS CUSTOMER AND EXPERT EXPERIENCES
Content Management with Website, User Generated Content and Blogs

4.51/5

Read Reviews (4038)

"...WordPress is one of the best content management systems currently available for creating blogs, websites freely...."
content curation

4.65/5

Read Reviews (772)

"...Content creation, editing, scheduling and publishing, blogging Many features, SEO recommendations when posting your content..."
content publishing

4.29/5

Read Reviews (719)

"...Once the blog is designed, Wordpress has a simple enough user interface that you can assign almost anyone to write and post content...."
content sharing

4.75/5

Read Reviews (225)

"...Wp is a complete blog plataform where we can write, edit, insert media files in content, share in social media, get subscribers, and the best, its open source, and allow us to get coach in any language and any part of the world...."
searching for content

3.93/5

Read Reviews (45)

"...Before looking for the ultimate WordPress SEO Guide for beginners, you must know that top rated bloggers don t only have exceptional writing skills, they also take responsibility for their content performance in search engines...."
content tracking

4.69/5

Read Reviews (30)

"...Businesses can use Jetpack plugin site stats to better understand their readers by monitoring which content is performing best on their website...."
Communication Management with User Generated Content, Blogs and Website

3.68/5

Read Reviews (2807)

"...Recent introduction of Gutenberg editor has made my publishing so easy and boosted the SEO rankings of my articles hence increased earnings. ...."
sending & publishing communications

3.66/5

Read Reviews (2740)

"...It's also easy to connect our landing pages from Instapage into our WordPress so we can publish to our custom domain...."
tracking & monitoring communications

4.85/5

Read Reviews (44)

"...It comes with inbuilt support for tracking and monitoring WordPress sites too. ..."
Social Media Management with Social Media and Website

4.28/5

Read Reviews (1277)

"...I am able to quickly write blog posts and engage readers with little to no effort...."
scheduling post to social media

4.55/5

Read Reviews (594)

"...It's become far more than just a blogging platform, though, as you can build and establish your own ecommerce outlet, share content on social media, and more from your WordPress site. ...."
engaging on social media

4.62/5

Read Reviews (279)

"...Schedule your social media posts and blogs way in advance with programs such as Hootsuite and WordPress. ..."
social media analytics

3.56/5

Read Reviews (232)

"...Easy to install various analytics tools to analyze a website - Easy to host and build a backup of a site...."
managing social media account

4.71/5

Read Reviews (122)

"...Jetpack solves the problem by enabling people to leave a comment using their social media accounts, or their WordPress.com account. ..."
monitoring social media

4.84/5

Read Reviews (14)

"...It essentially covers everything from designing, tracking, social sharing, and security. ..."
PEER EXPERIENCES
Content Management with Website, User Generated Content and Blogs

4.51/5

Read Reviews (4038)

"...WordPress is one of the best content management systems currently available for creating blogs, websites freely...." Peer review by Samith W., System Engineer, Information Technology and Services
content curation

4.51/5

Read Reviews (772)

content publishing

4.51/5

Read Reviews (719)

content sharing

4.51/5

Read Reviews (225)

searching for content

4.51/5

Read Reviews (45)

content tracking

4.51/5

Read Reviews (30)

Communication Management with User Generated Content, Blogs and Website

3.68/5

Read Reviews (2807)

"...Recent introduction of Gutenberg editor has made my publishing so easy and boosted the SEO rankings of my articles hence increased earnings. ...." Peer review by Wilson O., Web Administrator, Marketing and Advertising
sending & publishing communications

3.68/5

Read Reviews (2740)

tracking & monitoring communications

3.68/5

Read Reviews (44)

Social Media Management with Social Media and Website

4.28/5

Read Reviews (1277)

"...I am able to quickly write blog posts and engage readers with little to no effort...." Peer review by Verified Reviewer, Computer Software
scheduling post to social media

4.28/5

Read Reviews (594)

engaging on social media

4.28/5

Read Reviews (279)

social media analytics

4.28/5

Read Reviews (232)

managing social media account

4.28/5

Read Reviews (122)

monitoring social media

4.28/5

Read Reviews (14)

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Our AI advisor, Wyz, harnessed 139277 insights from peers and experts to help you assess how these Wordpress use cases fit your Website Builder needs.

Customer Testimonials

CUSTOMERS TESTIMONIALS

Alexis Kanda-Olmstead

alexiskanda-olmstead.com

I looked into what other bloggers whom I admired were using, and the Cadillac of platforms is WordPress.com, hands down. The themes are breathtaking — even the free ones! — and all of the supporting infrastructure and information is top shelf. Testimonial By Alexis Kanda-Olmstead

Quintin Lake

theperimeter.uk

WordPress.com works really well with Google for a great SEO ranking. I can also embed YouTube videos, Google Maps, and other content easily and without any coding ability. Testimonial By Quintin Lake
CUSTOMERS TESTIMONIALS

Alexis Kanda-Olmstead

alexiskanda-olmstead.com

I looked into what other bloggers whom I admired were using, and the Cadillac of platforms is WordPress.com, hands down. The themes are breathtaking — even the free ones! — and all of the supporting infrastructure and information is top shelf. Testimonial By Alexis Kanda-Olmstead

Quintin Lake

theperimeter.uk

WordPress.com works really well with Google for a great SEO ranking. I can also embed YouTube videos, Google Maps, and other content easily and without any coding ability. Testimonial By Quintin Lake

Frequently Asked Questions(FAQ)

for Wordpress

What is Wordpress?

Wordpress is a web-site builder software that can be used by a wide range of users from new bloggers and entrepreneurs to large enterprises. Wordpress enables construction of websites for blogs, eCommerce sites, domains and self-hosted sites.

What is Wordpress used for?

Wordpress is a Website Builder Software mainly used by its customers to Acquire Customers and Improve Digital And Social Presence by Content Management, Communication Management and Social Media Management .

What are the top features of Wordpress?

Widgets, Templates and SEO are some of the top features of Wordpress.

Who uses Wordpress?

Wordpress is used by Marketing And Advertising, Computer Software and Information Technology And Services among other industries.

What are Wordpress alternatives?

SquareSpace, Wix, Google Sites and Duda are popular alternatives for Wordpress.

Popular Business Setting

for Wordpress

Top Industries

  • Marketing and Advertising
  • Computer Software
  • Information Technology and Services

Popular in

  • Small Business
  • Mid Market
  • Enterprise

Peers used Wordpress to Acquire customers and Improve digital and social presence

Peer and Expert Opinion on Features

for Wordpress

  • Low
  • Medium
  • High
FEATURES RATINGS AND REVIEWS
Widgets

2.51/5

Read Reviews (22024)
Templates

3.39/5

Read Reviews (5389)
SEO

3.75/5

Read Reviews (5206)
Personalization

3.91/5

Read Reviews (3586)
Dashboard

2.27/5

Read Reviews (1753)
FEATURES RATINGS AND REVIEWS
Widgets

2.51/5

Read Reviews (22024)
Templates

3.39/5

Read Reviews (5389)
SEO

3.75/5

Read Reviews (5206)
Personalization

3.91/5

Read Reviews (3586)
Dashboard

2.27/5

Read Reviews (1753)

IT and Other Capabilities

for Wordpress

  • Low
  • Medium
  • High
CAPABILITIES (DATA) RATINGS AND REVIEWS
Data Import

2.91/5

Read Reviews (7885)
Data Export

2.76/5

Read Reviews (7653)
CAPABILITIES (DATA) RATINGS AND REVIEWS
Data Import

2.91/5

Read Reviews (7885)
Data Export

2.76/5

Read Reviews (7653)
CAPABILITIES (SUPPORT) RATINGS AND REVIEWS
Chat Support

4.18/5

Read Reviews (1109)
Phone Support

4.06/5

Read Reviews (493)
Email Support

4.02/5

Read Reviews (577)
24/7 Support

3.25/5

Read Reviews (9058)
CAPABILITIES (SUPPORT) RATINGS AND REVIEWS
Chat Support

4.18/5

Read Reviews (1109)
Phone Support

4.06/5

Read Reviews (493)
Email Support

4.02/5

Read Reviews (577)
24/7 Support

3.25/5

Read Reviews (9058)
CAPABILITIES (OTHER) RATINGS AND REVIEWS
AI Powered

4.41/5

Read Reviews (136)
Analytics

3.59/5

Read Reviews (2207)
Custom Reports

3.49/5

Read Reviews (22438)
CAPABILITIES (OTHER) RATINGS AND REVIEWS
AI Powered

4.41/5

Read Reviews (136)
Analytics

3.59/5

Read Reviews (2207)
Custom Reports

3.49/5

Read Reviews (22438)

Software Failure Risk Guidance

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for Wordpress

Overall Risk Meter

Low Medium High

Top Failure Risks for Wordpress

Vendor Profile Details

Company Name

Automattic

Company Website

https://automattic.com/

Year Founded

2005

HQ Location

Employees

501-1000

Social

Financials

Private