ABSOLUTELY! WordPress is THE most popular website building platform, with over 22% of all new websites being built on the platform. WP is open source software that has been around since 2004 and since then has become much loved by millions, including all the major search engines!
It’s a known fact that the easier it is to upload new content to a website, the more regularly that will happen. As search engines are in the business of selling advertising, their ongoing success is based on delivering an index of sites that best match the search request a user enters.
Each search engine, Google, Bing and there are many, many more, are constantly tweaking their algorithms to ensure they deliver quality search engine results pages (SERP’s). So by the nature of their own business model they need to constantly index sites to ensure their SERP’s are delivering the most recent and updated content relevant to the search requests.
Because WordPress is easy to use and is known to be favored by those who post often and regularly search engine index bots can be requested from within the framework to index your site on a regular schedule. So high quality, relevant content, properly categorized and tagged will help your site rank higher in the SERP’s to help drive more traffic to your site.
WP-WebWorks hosting clients also have FREE access to our exclusive tutorial videos to help as you learn how to manage the most common tasks necessary to manage your website. That’s why we say “Hire us then fire us,” we want to help you gain confidence in using the WordPress platform so you only need come to us for more complex updates or when you want advanced functions added to your site.
If you don’t have a website yet, or just want to be sure you have WordPress properly and securely installed on your server or ours contact us today, we can help you with that!