WordPress.com hosts free blogs running the open source Wordpress software
WordPress.com is a free blog hosting service provider.
Anyone can open an account and at present there are more than 637,000 accounts registered. If you only want to read or make a comment on a WordPress blog, you need not register.
You may categorize and tag posts. Archives are created automatically based on those categories and your posts are added to them. This helps other members who have same interests as yours to find your post. WordPress allows photo uploads from various services including Flickr, and videos from YouTube. There is online spell checking.
Wordpress.com is fast and reliable. The company has many servers and data centers, which make immediate copies of all your uploads and data. Multiple authors may post multiple comments. Blogs at Word press.com support RSS. This allows people to subscribe to your blogs using services such as Bloglines or Yahoo.
Most features are free. Domain mapping, CSS editor and storage upgrades are available for a fee. You just need a name and a email address to blog to your heart’s content here. You can change the look of your blogs with many themes whenever you wish to. All that is required is click of a mouse.
- WordPress, Inc.
- 4734 Stillbrooke
- Houston, TX 77035 USA
- Matthew Mullenweg
- +1 713 723 8969