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CTO at eScribers, LLC
Real User
It provides flexibility in building and adding plug-ins, but the plug-in interface is not object-oriented.

What other advice do I have?

* Go for it * If it's for a website that's static (just showing content), you can't go wrong, as it can a handle website with 100's of pages easily. * If
Founder at a tech services company with 51-200 employees
User
It helps us quickly install blogs, publish articles, and optimize SEO, but scaling it requires experienced engineers.

What other advice do I have?

To use any product, write down your desired goals and usage scenarios, implement the core product. Spend enough time using the product and testing its functionality. Start by searching readymade plugins to supplement your functionality. Do not rush to write your own code until you did enough search on readymade plugins. If any functionality is available through third party plugin with fees, do not write it if you can afford paying the price and asking for third party developer support and development. Act as the end user, do not deal with the product as a developer. Measure your results with…
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Web Administrator at a retailer with 1,001-5,000 employees
Vendor
It can be scaled, but needs to be improved for smaller websites.

What other advice do I have?

Installation and usage manuals on the Wordpress.org are really helpful for beginners. In addition, the Wordpress community is outstanding for advice and troubleshooting, so take your time to browse through the various forums.
Senior Manager of QA at a healthcare company with 51-200 employees
Vendor
The quickest and most cost-effective way to get a fully functional website up.

What other advice do I have?

If you want a website ASAP, that is also search engine friendly, I suggest you download a WP theme and hire a WP developer. A fully functional website can be up in a matter of hours. You are then free to modify the content and add images and even change the layout to your heart's content!
Infrastructure Expert at a tech services company with 1,001-5,000 employees
Consultant
I wish Wordpress had come out a long time ago

What other advice do I have?

I use Wordpress almost exclusively as a CMS nowadays. It lets me set up web sites quickly and efficiently, and is really easy to use and administer. Each and every time I use it, I find myself learning something new and surprising myself with the extensibility of the platform.
Developer at a tech consulting company with 51-200 employees
Consultant
wordpress.com is one of the most popular and excellent platforms for creating and maintaining blogs and simple websites.

What other advice do I have?

No doubt, wordpress.com offers great features from newbies to experts. In order to improve the product, some of the basic and important features should be freely available (Like Uploading Custom plugins and themes).
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