People use the internet for different purposes, these days. It is therefore important that you take advantage of the internet addicted society to make your small business popular online and visible in search engines.To accomplish that, the first actual thing that you need is a website that will help you share information about your business online. But you need to be very careful of which Content Management System to use for your business website from the many available Content Management Systems like Joomla, Drupal etc. From the available platforms, I would advise you to use WordPress, I work for the Best Website Designing Company in Zambia and I have worked with WordPress, Joomla and Drupal for more than 5 years now, so I know what I am talking about. Now Continue reading.

So without wasting your time, I know you have other things to do, allow me to point out why WordPress is a better option for your small business website over other platforms

here is why you should use WordPress for your Blog as a small business owner

WordPress is user friendly

by the phrase user pleasant we suggest that you as a user will no longer face any problems related to its setup and updates. it’s in reality smooth to control the various  sections associated with a website through WordPress. Other than this, you need not be aprofessional in HTML or  PHP coding for making any kind of  modifications to your site, as WordPress comes with range of templates and plugins. You may even  layout your website as desired and add extra capabilities through the use of plugins.

WordPress is Google friendly

For any business, small or large, it is really essential to rank at the pinnacle of Google and generally any search engine. To be on page 1 or Page 2 of any search engine is not easy, it requires great amount of hard effort, hard work and outstanding content to be perfectly optimized.

wordpressAs a small business owner, you may not have all the knowledge about the Dos and Don’ts associated with Search Engine Optimisation (SEO). WordPress goes an extra mile in helping you with SEO. WordPress solves nearly all problems associated with SEO for you and makes your content more Google friendly, in order to increase the changes of your website to appear on top in google and other search engines. Similarly to this, you can use any search engine optimization related plugin to make your content friendlier to Google.

WordPress is mobile friendly

Have you ever visited a website that looked great from a Compute, but it really sucked from your phone and you never went to that site again? Yes, that’s how anyone who visits your website feels if it’s not mobile friendly or mobile responsive. It’s very important  for  your site to be friendly to any device that your potential buyer may be using to access your website. I bet 80% of the people visiting your website now are using their mobile devices. With that in mind WordPress helps your to make your website mobile friendly automatically or through the use of plugins


WordPress offers lots of Professionally Designed Templates (Themes)

The Design of the website is what helps you to display your products and services for people to  view on your website. You being a small business owner, you may not have the knowledge of PHP, HTML or Javascript, let alone afford a professional website designer in Zambia with the limited resources that your small business has. So how will create  a design that will perfectly meet the needs of your business. Not to worry, WordPress has plenty of themes, starting with free ones to paid ones or free-paid if there is anything like that. All you have to do is to simply chose which one is good for your business.

WordPress Makes Your Small Business Look Big  

Imagine apart from giving you website themes that you can easily customize to meet your needs, WordPress also provides you with plugins that can make your business look bigger than your competitors. Isn’t that great for your business?  The use of plugins helps you to save money that you would have wasted on hiring a professional website developer

These are a few of the many reasons why you as a small business owner should use WordPress for  your blog. I wish by now you are ready to launch your website. Don’t forget to host your site with us too. Most Great websites in Zambia are here.