I’ve gotten enough questions about this recently that I thought I’d just copy and paste some of my responses via email into a post and structure it a bit easier on the eyes!
Of course, I have chosen to use WordPress exclusively as my blogging platform of choice and I hope you do too!
But I know it’s not for everyone! If you’re interested in investigating some other blogging options, you’ll want to take a look at this very comprehensive showcase. Of course, if you’re still trying to figure out if blogging is right for you, check out this post!
Am I missing anything that you would include here of note? Hope that helps!
Oh, and by the way, just in case you didn’t know… WordPress.org is a self-hosted solution meaning that you pay for your own server and hosting solution. Here’s a good post on how to decide whether self-hosted is right for you!