WordPress is an open source Content Management System (CMS), which allows the
users to build dynamic websites and blog. WordPress is the most popular blogging system
on the web and allows updating, customizing and managing the website from its back-end
CMS and components
WordPress is open source software. This means that you don’t have to pay a license or you don’t have to pay to use it.
WordPress is easy to use. Not only it’s simple to install and to configure, you also don’t need any technical knowledge to create and to maintain the content.
Because WordPress is a flexible platform, it’s easy to suit your needs. The default configuration contains the basics, but you also can extend WordPress with a lot of interesting and powerful plugins.
WordPress is used worldwide; thousands of blogs and websites run on the WordPress platform. Depending on the source, it’s reported that 8 to 12% of the websites worldwide are running on WordPress
A lot of developers work together to constantly make WordPress better.