I was using WordPress to run this web site and found it to be a great platform for blogging overall. It is a no cost solution and is easily learned by those who are wanting to start their own blog or other web site. My web hosting company I ran used WordPress and it was ideal for the job. In fact, many businesses run on WordPress including major corporations. I ran into some issues with it however, that pushed me over the edge in what I found to be an acceptable level of problems.
My reasons in order for making the switch:
- There is a very old yet - unpatched security hole which exists in the WordPress ecosystem which can compromise accounts and sensitive data.
- The amount of system resources required to run the software eventually began to tax the server and system which also increased the amount of time