WordPress is a content management system. The company was founded in May 2003 by Matt Mullenweg and Mike Little. Before WordPress, the pair created b2/cafelog, which was more commonly known as b2 or cafelog. WordPress was a fork of b2. The name “WordPress” came from a friend of Matt Mullenweg, Christine Selleck Tremoulet. WordPress has been the winner of several awards, including “Best of Open Source Software”, “overall Best Open Source CMS”, “Hall of Fame CMS category in the 2010 Open Source”, and “Bossie Award for Best Open Source Software”. The main releases of WordPress software are named after well-known jazz musicians. WordPress is used by over 60% of all websites whose content management system is known, which is 27% of the top 10 million websites.
WordPress offers various products, including blogs, websites, domains, e-commerce, and self-hosting solutions. There is a free plan that offers limited features. The Personal plan, which is for personal use is $4 per month and includes a custom domain and access to 24/7 support. The Premium plan is perfect for freelancers and is $8 per month. You can build your own website with advanced tools, custom CSS, and Google Analytics. The Business plan is $25 and is for small businesses. It includes custom plugins and themes, 200 GB of storage, and live support. The eCommerce plan is $45 per month and is best for online stores. It includes store themes and plugins, as well as checkout and payment features. The plan fees are charged on a yearly basis. Every plan includes hassle-free updates, reliable hosting, and spam protection.
If you would like to cancel your WordPress account, follow the cancellation instructions that are included on this page.
- First Name
- Last Name
- Phone Number
- Email Address
- Billing Address
- ZIP/Postal Code
- Reason for Cancellation
- Last 4 Digits of Card
- Date of Last Charge
- Amount of Last Charge
- Create an email including your account information
- Tell the representative that you’d like to cancel
- Ask the representative for a receipt, email, or confirmation number
- Shoot the email to Support@wordpress.com