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WordPress is open source software you can use to create a beautiful website, blog, or app.

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Beautiful designs, powerful features, and the freedom to build anything you want. WordPress is both free and priceless at the same time.

Trusted by the Best

34% of the web uses WordPress, from hobby blogs to the biggest news sites online.

Powerful Features

Limitless possibilities. What will you create?

Extend WordPress with over 54,000 plugins to help your website meet your needs. Add an online store, galleries, mailing lists, forums, analytics, and much more.

Community

Hundreds of thousands of developers, content creators, and site owners gather at monthly meetups in 436 cities worldwide.

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Over 60 million people have chosen WordPress to power the place on the web they call “home” — join the family.

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Responsible Participation In Online Communities

In our first article in this series, we highlighted the WordPress mission to democratize publishing. WordPress introduced a tool to independent and small publishers who did not have the resources of the larger publishing platforms. Access to a free content management system to create websites has empowered thousands of people to find their voice online. […]

It’s Easy As…

  1. Find a trusted web host and maybe support WordPress at the same time.
  2. Download & install WordPress with our famous 5-minute installation. Publishing has never been easier.
  3. Spend some time reading our documentation, get to know WordPress better every day and start helping others, too.