Making Wordpress work for you

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I know what you’re thinking,“Easy answer: NEVER! Wordpress sites never come out the way you want, they’re clunky, outdated, and they all look the same. Might as well go with one of the countless ‘build it yourself’ products that are out there if you want a basic site, at least they do most of the designing for you.”

I can’t begin to tell you how wrong you are — and I’m here to clear up this misconception. Wordpress, believe it or not, is an incredible tool that just keeps getting better. Sure, it may have gotten a bad rap over the years, but it’s also been around for a long time, so it’s picked up a bit of baggage along the way. It’s been used and abused by fly-by-night, discount web designers who will build you your dream site for the change in your pocket — and, yes, it’s had its best bits and bobs recycled through an endless wasteland of blog sites, but that doesn’t mean that it’s core potential is any less incredible. …

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