Word Press is a free, open-source website creation platform. On a more technical level, Word Press is a content management system (CMS) written in PHP that uses a MySQL database. In non-geek speak; Word Press is that the easiest and most powerful blogging and website builder in existence today. Word Press is an excellent website platform for a variety of websites. From blogging to e-commerce to business and portfolio websites, Word Press is a versatile CMS. Designed with usability and flexibility in mind, Word Press is a great solution for both large and small websites.