CMS Website – WordPress Website Features
WordPress is an online, open source website creation tool written in PHP, which is probably the easiest and most powerful blogging and website content management system in existence today. Many famous blogs, news outlets, music sites and celebrities are using this CMS website.
WordPress is reportedly the most popular website management or blogging system in use on the Web, supporting more than 60 million websites, this represents more than 27.5% of the top 10 million websites. As any other page on the internet WordPress provides a premium service that is characterized by the following mentioned features.
Common WordPress Features Used by Web Design Company KL
The best advantages of having a WordPress website for your business is that you can have these common features for free. You may need to purchase premium templates / plugins to your website to unlocks extra features that you don’t have access to with a free version. However, these 5 features mostly good enough for a display website.
1. Mobile Responsive Website:
With the number of people viewing information on tablets and mobile phones, it is vital to use a CMS website that allows users to view content clearly regardless of device. With WordPress platform, you can minimize the cost to create and maintain multiple sites. In some cases, you may need website developer to do some works on CSS to make it nicer and fully responsive.
2. Content Management System – CMS Website
The growing of your website’s content can represent a challenge, now that you have to figure out the best way to organize and present it. For that purpose, WordPress is good in facilitates creating, editing, organizing, publishing and removing content. This platform allows users to have full control over the files, documents, as well as the design and display of the content. You don’t have to know a single line of code to publish content using WordPress. It is simple as drag and drop. (additional CSS or HTML coding is required if your chosen template are not providing certain design requirement you need)
Plugins are bits of software that can be uploaded to extend and expand the functionality of your WordPress site. WordPress has over 50,316 plugins available today, each of which offers custom functions and features enabling users to tailor their sites to their specific needs. These plugins do have premium package if you find free version has limitation. Akismet (one of the plugins) that protects millions of WordPress sites from comment and contact form spam. A great spam fighting service. In addition, it can be integrated with Woocommerce to build an ecommerce website!
4. Contact form 7
Through this tool (contact form 7), you can manage multiple contact forms, and you can customize the form and content of emails in a simple way by a simple dialing. Most field that are used is the text, email and textarea. The form supports Ajax, CAPTCHA, Akismet spam filtering and more. Currently has more than 1 million active installations worldwide. Contact Form 7 is completely free and they provide clear documentation for you how to use it, although there are also many Premium plugins for it.
5. SEO Optimization
One feature that users won’t actually optimize is search engine optimization that is built into the WordPress theme. When it comes to SEO optimization, plugins can really have a huge impact on your website ranking. Yoast SEO is one of the best and it is also used for KangXiang.info. With the plugins and efforts on the website content, image alt text, index-able content, internal links and back-links, and other common SEO practices you can definitely rank your website at Google Search Engine Result Page!
I would say more than half of the freelance web developer that you are looking around in KL, are using WordPress to build your company website. Do check out our Website Design Services and Pricing