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11 REASONS LARGE COMPANIES TRUST WORDPRESS AS THEIR CMS

Credit to WP ENGINE

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WHY MAJOR MEDIA COMPANIES TRUST WORDPRESS

WordPress makes publishing easy for everyone, from individual bloggers to the largest media companies on the web.

WordPress is used by 24.2% of all websites

That’s more than 74 million websites

And has a 60.4% share of the content management system (CMS) market

Between January and July 2015, WordPress usage increased 7% (Adding 1.1 million domains)

THE IMPORTANCE OF THE MEDIA INDUSTRY

Total U.S. Communications and Media Spending $1.4 trillion

Worldwide media revenues expected to grow at 5.1% from 2015-2019

Online and digital channels are the source of much of this growth

WHICH MEDIA COMPANIES USE WORDPRESS?

You may of heard of some of them…

TechCrunch, TheNewYorker, BBC America, Reuters, WIRED, Forbes, Vareity, The New York Times, Technorati… And many others… Nearly 1,500 of the top news sites use WordPress.

THE SCOOP ON WHAT MAKES WORDPRESS TRUSTWORTHY

WordPress is an easy-to-use CMS with powerful features, making publishing a breeze.

More specifically, it provides:

CONTROL

NewYorker.com can publish a greater volume of stories each day with WordPress (20 instead of 10-12)

SEARCH ENGINE OPTIMIZATION (SEO)

Popular search engines prefer the easy to crawl WordPress framework

Google executive Matt Cutts endorses WordPress (and hosts his blog there)

CUSTOMIZATION

Thousands of themes available

MEDIA CAPABILITIES

Image, video and audio files can be easily inserted and edited

PLUGINS

More than 35,000 plugins available that have been downloaded nearly 1 billion times

SAFETY AND SECURITY

Automatic update features prevent cyber attacks

MOBILE COMPATIBILITY

Responsive themes allow for automatic mobile-friendliness

CONVENIENCE

More than 40 language translations available

TIME-SAVING FEATURES

Scheduled posts, for example

MULTI-USER COMPATIBILITY

Assign author, editor, admin and ever super admin roles

CONTINUOUS IMPROVEMENT

Source code is updated 60-80x per day, meaning WordPress continues getting better with time

“WE’RE LOOKING AT ALMOST TOTAL UPSIDE THERE.”

NewYorker.com editor Nicholas Thompson, on using WordPress as a CMS

WordPress and its many features and benefits continue to make it the most popular CMS in the world. Simplify your publishing needs! Give WordPress a try today!

 

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