I can give you many reasons why you should use WordPress as an Entrepreneur, Small Business Owner, Musician, Artist, or just about any craft imaginable. However, you can also Google it and a million more reasons will come up why WordPress is the best platform to use for so many.
So let’s look at it from a business or Investor’s point of view. It works!
If million dollar business Moguls like Jay-Z, The New Yorker, Sony & MTV, Variety, and so many long time established enterprises uses the platform, they have come to the decision that it’s the best possible platform for them to Increase Revenue, Manage Customers, Provide Amazing Content, Deliver Goods, and for Marketing their Brand. So…
…”Why would an entrepreneur or business owner try to imitate the business practices of their industry leaders, except decide to use wix or similar platforms for their website?”
WordPress is free to use although hosting to make your website live on the internet has a cost of about $10 (up to $100s depending on your need and traffic).
There are tons of free themes and plugins, but as the old saying goes, “you get what you pay for.” These plugins are free and great to start out with, but once you get into a serious business practice, upgrading to the PRO Versions are almost a requirement. If you want to know the real cost of building a website on the WordPress platform, check out this Article.
The Increasing Cost of Free Web Design