What is WordPress?

WordPress is an open source CMS (Content Management System) that can be used to create websites, blogs, and online stores. It is free and easy to use, but it is powerful enough to make it a go-to tool for all kinds of websites. WordPress is ideal for small businesses—you can create a site within just a few minutes without needing any coding skills at all!

Can you use WordPress for a business website?

We are glad you asked. That is exactly what Stack Host does.

E-Commerce site — E-Commerce sites are online storefronts that allow customers to purchase goods and services. The combination of WordPress and an e-commerce plugin allows you to create a fully functional online store. When creating a new site on Stack Host select WooCommerce and we will automatically install your E-Commerce site.

Business website — Your business needs to have a website. To get started, WordPress is an excellent option since it is so easy to use and customize. A website is a perfect tool for your customers to learn about your company and what you have to offer. You can easily post announcements, send newsletters, update and report on your business status, place special offers, and more. Stack Host has over 50 ready-to-install business themes.

Membership site — A membership website allows you to put content behind a paywall or an account login. To access pages or posts, users must log in or pay for the content. WordPress can also handle membership websites with additional plugins.

The possibilities are endless when it comes to customizing a WordPress website. WordPress themes and plugins can add design options and increased functionality. Ask us about building your next business website on Stack Host using WordPress.