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What Is WordPress?

WordPress is one of the most popular Content Management System originally designed for bloggers. As it’s popularity grew tremendously since it’s first released in 2003, they have changed their architecture to cater for websites of all kinds. Now WordPress has been use to build more than 22% of all new websites and has been downloaded more than 65 million times. Some of the large orgainisations that use WordPress: Yahoo, Ford, Sony and Playstation, just to name a few.

It’s flexibility and user-friendliness has made it a very popular platform for web developers to use in developing websites. Our clients are loving it too for it’s intuitive admin system which allows them to update the content on their own website with ease, without needing any special software and minimal training, so they can frequently update their website to keep the information on it relevant for their customers.

WordPress is an open source platform, which means it is absolutely free to use, no on-going license fee. It has over 18,000 plugins available for users or developers to extends it’s ability beyond the standard features. At Phat Media, we employ many of these plugins for our client’s website to create image galleries, contact forms, secure pages, optimisation for search engines and many more features.

So to sum it all up, WordPress allows us to provide fast turnaround websites, a user-friendly admin system for our clients to use, we love it, our clients love it, happy days!!

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Give us a call on (03) 9329 0588 or drop us a line at if you have any questions, or if you are interested in getting a WordPress website for your business, we would love to hear from you.

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