WordPress is a content management system (CMS) that is written in PHP and powers a large percentage of websites on the internet at large.

WordPress started as a blogging platform, but due in part to it’s templating system, and pluggable architecture, has become the choice CMS for most website projects.

Notable websites powered by WordPress

  • California Closets
  • TechCrunch
  • BBC America
  • The Walt Disney Company
  • Etsy Journal
  • MTV News

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