Wordpress is a well known website development software. It is in development since 2003. Authors of Wordpress, founders of Automattic, created wordpress.com site reach wider range of audience in 2005. The site also shows the best features of wordpress in terms of mobility, customizability and social integration.Service started with invitation only subscription, later this restriction have been removed. Nowadays anyone who subscribes to Wordpress have a free .wordpress.com sub domain with free full website. Default site settings does not restrict public view of the posts, but authors may decide otherwise and limit. Free subscription includes 3GB of storage space for images and web site data, but no videos. Also occasionally advertisements may also appear on sites of free subscriptions. Users can also purchase premium features like custom domain, advanced customizations, advertisement removal, video storage, more storage space and several support options. Wordpress.com is choice of many known companies like TIME, CNN, TED, SONY, and GM. It is also very popular among bloggers, it hosts more than 56 million of blogs.
Here is how to sign up easily for Wordpress
Enter your new site address: Choose a name that will appear as aprt of the domain name, eg: howtosignupeasily.wordpress.com Click on Create Website button.
E-MAIL ADDRESS: Your email address, please be sure that it is written correctly. Wordpress will send confirmation email to this address
USERNAME: Your user name.
PASSWORD: Please write a password, you can always create a password from this link.
BLOG ADDRESS: Choose a blog address for this account
Scroll down the page than click on Create Blog button.
Blog Title: Choose a title to you r blog.
Tagline: It is description of your blog.
Language: Choose your preferred language. Click on Next Step button
Select a theme that suits your needs, then click on Next Step button.
If you want you can make customization of the selected theme, but you can always make this customization later. Click on Next Step button to continue.
You can connect your wordpress account with your Twitter and Facebook account from this step. You must note that you can always connect your Twitter and Facebook accounts later. You can click on Next Step button to continue.
You need to create first post to the blog, you can choose any of the Text, Photo, Video, Quote, or Link. For the sake of simplicity we choose Link.
After you fill the form, click on the Publish button.
After you click on the Next Step button, application will be completed. You have now a Wordpress blog.