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<ol><li> 1. 100 Reasons Why WordPress Is Good For Business </li><li> 2. 01 02 03 04 05 </li><li> 3. Community Support There are many community support groups you can join to find answers including: the official WordPress forum, or the official forum for the Theme, or plugin that you are struggling with. Open Source Original source code is made freely available and may be redistributed and modified. Meaning it is being constantly developed, or improved, by a huge community of WordPress Developers. Blog Blog is short for weblog, or a log of ideas, opinions, and information that is on the web. Price You can do everything but host your site for FREE! WordPress.org is free, you can use free themes, and free plugins, and design it yourself for free. CMS CMS or Content Management Solution more commonly known as a website. That means you do not need to think of your website and your blog as being in different locations. 06 07 08 09 10 </li><li> 4. Easy To Use WordPress is as easy to use as any website building software that is out there. And the WordPress community is constantly coming up with new themes and plugins to create a complete Drag N Drop set up so it is even easier. Landing Page WordPress makes creating Landing Pages quite simple with the help of a Contact Form plugin. Safe WordPress takes security very seriously. 13 Flexible WordPress has more than enough power to accommodate any businesses needs. 14 Free Updates They release free updates on a regular basis. 15 Social Media Easily publish your content to your social media channels. 16 Leads There are so many tools that are built specifically for turning your WordPress site into a lead generation machine. 17 ReferralsEven better than leads are referrals and WordPress can power your referral generation as well. 18 FormsForms are the life blood of Lead Capture and come in many shapes, sizes, and configurations and they all work on WordPress. 19 Idx IntegrationMost IDX (internet Data Exchange) Services offer a plugin to integrate their service with your WordPress website. 20 12 11 </li><li> 5. Jetpack Jetpack is a plugin that is developed by Automattic which is the company that is run by Matt Mullenweg the original creator of WordPress. 21 Multi Media WordPress allows you to upload and host: .jpg, .jpeg, .png, .gif, .pdf, etc.... 22 Tutorials WP Beginner offers over 200 step by step tutorials, if you are up for a course you could try a site like WP 101. 23 Multi User You can add as many users to your WordPress install as you feel necessary and assign each user to 1 of 6 different user levels. 24 Super Admin somebody with access to the site network administration features and all other features. Administrator somebody who has access to all the administration features within a Editor somebody who can publish and manage posts including the posts of other users. Author somebody who can publish and manage their own posts. Contributor somebody who can write and manage their own posts but cannot publish them. Subscriber somebody who can only manage their profile. Mobile Friendly Mobile visitors and desktop visitors are about equal these days and mobile keeps growing making it more important than ever for a website to be mobile friendly to accommodate smartphones and tablets. 25 </li><li> 6. 26 Transferable You can transfer or migrate your WordPress website relatively easy. 27 Limitless There is no limit on how many blog posts, menu pages, image galleries, videos, or plugins you can add to a WordPress website. Sky is the limit. 28 Page Templates Most themes will come with an assortment of Page Templates. 29 Searchable WordPress has a built-in site search functionality, making it easy for visitors to find what they are looking for on your site. 30 Create Membership Site Membership sites are very popular and a great way to monetize a websites. There are different membership site requirements and many plugins to address them. </li><li> 7. 31 Add Testimonials In order to get buyers to trust you online it has become increasingly more important to add your past clients testimonials on your site and it is easy to do with WordPress. 32 Create Support System Clients like to know that someone will be there to support them after the sale. Want the ability to manage your customer base with a support ticketing system you can do with a WordPress website. 33 Publicize Your Posts Automate your social media sharing with this option. Publicize allows you to link your accounts to send out your post automatically once published. 34 Seasoned WordPress is over ten years old. And has been updated, upgraded, and built up each year to bring it to the top of the blogging platform pyramid. 35 Popular WordPress is the most popular web publishing system on the planet with over 24% of all websites powered by WordPress. This number keeps growing each year. This is good news as it ensures that the platform will continue to get developed. </li><li> 8. 36 42 37 38 39 40 41 </li><li> 9. Build Community WordPress has the features and plugins to make the establishment of a community convenient and easy, by communicating with visitors in the comments section, building a Q&amp;A section, or sharing your blog posts on social media. 43 Ecommerce WordPress + ECommerce = Awesome. There are some really great plugins out there that will turn your site into an online shopping mall. 44 Choose Your Hosting WordPress.org is what is called self- hosted. That means that no hosting is provided, and that is the way we like it. This is what allows us to have 100% ownership and customizationability. (Attention folks at Websters Dictionaryyes, that is a new word) 45 Freshness The combination of easy access, ease to use, and blogging functionality make it simple to keep your WordPress site fresh. 46 Schedule Posts Even if you write a post at night and want to wait for it to go live until the morning, WordPress has the ability to schedule your posts to be delivered when ever you like. You can even back date them if you wanted to. 47 Add Content By App WordPress has an app that you can download in both Google Play and iTunes. Once you have the app installed on your phone you can create content, check your stats, view your site on mobile, and check comments. 48 Widgets Whenever I hear this word I think of Road Runner and Acme Widgets. They seemed to send whatever the coyote needed, and WordPress widgets are similar. You can use the widget space on each theme to add whatever functionality you would like to see on your site. 49 Easy To Access No matter where you are in the world you are as long as you have internet access you can login to your WordPress website. 50 </li><li> 10. Growth Potential The ability to create an online marketing platform that is Exponentially Expandable offers tremendous peace of mind for you and your growing business. Become The Expert Ultimately you are positioning yourself as the Expert of that subject. Locality WordPress can help you optimize your business locally. Author Box You might not need an author box if you dont have a website that you can publish but with WordPress you get can have both. Auto Save Work Autosave feature that saves your work every 3 seconds. Typography One of the most significant design upgrades of sites recently is through the use of Typography. Menu Management WordPress gives you the ability to create and adjust your menus with a simple to use Drag N Drop tool. Multilingual WordPress is currently developed in 160 languages. You can use a plugin like Polyang or Google Translate. 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 </li><li> 11. 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 </li><li> 12. 66 Chat World people like instant answers and a chat window can help your business connect with your clients. 67 Fundraising With the growth in popularity of sites like GoFundMe you may be looking for a website that can handle fundraising. 68 Affiliate Marketing Affiliate Marketing is a popular method for monetizing blogs so I suppose WordPress was made for it. 69 Q&amp;A Perhaps you have stumbled upon one of the top Q&amp;A sites Yahoo Answers or Quora on your web journeys. 70 FAQ If they are Frequently Asked Questions it may be a good idea to give the answer on your website and you can do that easily with WordPress. </li><li> 13. 71 Monetizing With Ads Want to monetize your website with ads like Google Adsense, Chitika, Bidvertiser and Clicksor? You can do it very effectively with a WordPress website. 72 Podcasts Podcasts have become very popular over the last few years as a way to market your business or product. 73 Mobile App More people access the internet on their phone than on their desktop now, and they use Apps more than a browser when on their phone. 74 Book Publishing You may not have even thought of using your website to publish a book but if you wanted to you could do it with WordPress. 75 Password Protect Content This is actually a default feature of WordPress to be able to password protect individual Pages and Posts. </li><li> 14. A/B Testing They only way you can really know if a red button or a yellow button will be more effective on your landing page is to do an A/B test. 76 78 79 80 77 82 Editorial Calendar This will help you build and keep up a targeted content marketing campaign. 81 </li><li> 15. Multi Site If you are in the market for a website that allows you build a blogging network or have a need to build multiple versions of a parent website, WordPress has it. Parallax With todays full width designs, adding a parallax effect can add a special flare to a website and it can be done on WordPress . 89 88 Heat Maps Heat maps are good for know what your website visitors are interested in. 83 Directory With WordPress you can build a site to compete with City Search, or just a list of local businesses you recommend on your website. 84 ClassifiedsAre you ready to become the next CraigsList or maybe running a neighborhood website and want to be able to sell services and promote garage sales. 85 Gallery If you want to display a gallery of your products, your portfolio, or just your favorite art you can do it with WordPress. 86 Slider If you do you can easily add a slider with WordPress. 87 </li><li> 16. 90 Shortcodes A shortcode is a WordPress-specific code that lets you do nifty things with very little effort. 91 Clone If you use a premium managed WordPress host such as WP Engine you can clone a site in seconds. 92 Sticky Scrolling This allows you to put content that you want your visitors to see in the viewing area at all time. 93 Drag N DropMany WordPress developers have taken note of this and are building in more and more Drag N Drop functionality. 94 Syndicate There are many places you plug your RSS feed and syndicate your content out. 95 Spam Blocker If you have a commenting system on your website you will have spam. If you have WordPress you will need access to a spam blocker. 96 Pop Ups Pop ups have been proven to be the most effective means for converting on websites. 97 Buttons Depending on which them you are using, you will have the ability to add stylish buttons and unique call to action to a WordPress site. 98 Animation You have probably noticed websites that have little moving parts on them this is usually done using CSS3 Animation. 99 Icons You can easily use icons with WordPress. 100 Embeds WordPress built in easy to use embed functionality for Youtube, Twitter, Flickr, Spotify, Slideshare, Instagram, Vine and other media sources. </li><li> 17. WE BUILD WORDPRESS REAL ESTATE WEBSITES https://www.jasonfox.me </li></ol>