WordPress is easy to use and saves time, something you are not likely to have in abundance if you are an entrepreneur. Setting up, managing, and propelling forward a business is anything but not time consuming. Thanks to WordPress, at least you wouldn’t have to spend hours managing your website or blogging.
Here are top ways in which WordPress helps save time.
Makes Managing a website easy, even for novices
You don’t have to worry about learning HTML or something else technical to manage the website. Nor do you need to use additional FTP or HTML software to complete day to day activities, like creating a new page, managing image galleries, or formatting text.
WordPress is largely a ‘click a button to do something’ platform. It also has a very intuitive interface. Because the technology is so simple, creating new pages, formatting text, uploading video files, and other tasks can be done in the blink of an eye.
Manage your blog or website from anywhere
As WordPress is browser based, it can be managed from anywhere as long as the Internet connectivity is available. This makes managing a website or blog easier, as you can do it according to your convenience.
Contains built-in blogging capabilities
Blogging capabilities are present in WordPress sites by default and can be easily integrated. Setting up email subscriptions or RSS feeds and other features, like automatic addition of the latest few blog posts to the homepage and other web pages of the site or scheduling publication of new posts, is also easy to do.
Ensures you’ve full control of the site
You don’t have wait for your web designer to make simple changes. WordPress makes managing almost every aspect of the website easy.
Option to have multiple users
You can setup multiple users for your website, and if required, can give different users different levels of access. This can help you immensely in delegating responsibilities and ensuring work doesn’t suffer if one user is absent.
Easy as using WordPress is, it becomes all the more easier if you use the right plug-ins. WordPress plug-ins allow you to access advanced capabilities, saving you a lot of time and effort in process. Shared ahead are a few most useful WordPress plug-ins.
3 Useful WordPress Plug-ins you may Love
Broken Link Checker
As the name suggests, the plug-in monitors and searches for broken links in your pages, posts, blogroll, comments, etc. In case it founds them, it notifies you either via email or the built-in dashboard.
It is listed under "WordPress Plugin" > "Broken Link". It is developed by WPMU DEV. It is available at WordPress Plugin Repository. It was first get available on October 08, 2007. It was last get updated on November 15, 2022.
Outbound Link Manager
This plug-in helps you do SEO more effectively. Using this tool allows you to bulk add or remove a nofollow tag, besides doing other activities, like updating anchor tasks and removing links altogether. In case you are not aware of what follow or nofollow links are present in the blog, this plug-in will obviate a manual search for them in the pages or posts.
It is listed under "WordPress Plugin" > "Outbound Link". It is developed by Morris Bryant, Ruben Sargsyan. It is published by WordPress Plugin Repository. It was first get available on October 25, 2010. It was last get updated on June 13, 2012.
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