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Why WordPress?

I had several (thousands) of options when choosing a blog engine. I chose WordPress for a few reasons:

  • I’ve not used it before and wanted to learn something new
  • It’s easy to export to another blog engine easily should I want to change
  • Although I have hosting elsewhere, this was free and easy

So far I’ve been impressed. It has a mobile version built in that looks good on my phone and most functions are easy and work well.

I couldn’t find a way to use Google analytics with the hosted solution. If I downloaded it and installed on my own server then there are lots more options. Perhaps a task for another day!

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