What Is A WordPress Plugin?

A WordPress plugin is a piece of software built with a group of functions that can be added to a WordPress website. Think of WordPress plugins as apps for your iPhone — they have the ability to extend functionality or add new features to your WordPress website. WordPress plugins are typically written in PHP language […]

What Is A WordPress Theme?

A WordPress theme, not to be confused with a WordPress template, is a collection of templates and stylesheets (made up of CSS coding) used to define the appearance & functionality and overall display of a WordPress powered website. Both WordPress.org and WordPress.com websites use a theme to display information, imagery, and graphics. Learn More Here

WordPress.com VS WordPress.org

WordPress.org is a self-hosted platform that will need to be set up using a WordPress website host (or server). WordPress.org is also where you’ll find a plethora of free software & plugins that you can download and install on your own web server. WordPress.com manages your hosting and you don’t have to download plugins, pay […]