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There are many features in wordpress blog site. It offers these optional upgrades which are called premium features. These features are priced per year such as "Be the master of your domain ($12 - $17/yr), Extra Storage ($19.97 - $289.97/yr), Custom CSS ($14.97/yr), VideoPress ($59.97/yr), Go Ad-Free ($29.97/yr), Unlimited Users ($29.97/yr) there are some premium features which we offer these optional upgrades to really help you stand out from the pack. Upgrades are priced per year. Besides that there are many free features in this blog site. The following descriptions are the free features:
Takes seconds, costs nada
You can have a blog started in fewer time than it takes you to read this sentence. The only one thing you need is an email address. You'll obtain your own WordPress.com address (like you.wordpress.com, you can switch to a custom address later if you'd like), a collection of great free and customization designs for your blog (which we can call them themes), 3 gigabytes of file storage (that's about 2,500 pictures!). You can get a blog as much as you need for free, your blog can be not only public to the world but also private for just your friends.
Over a hundred gorgeous themes
For this second feature, you can modify the look of your blog with over 100 hundred gorgeous themes ranging from professional to amusing to crazy then you can use themes immediately with just click a button for once. Each theme allows you to customize your sidebar using widgets, quite a lot of themes let you upload your own photo for the header bar. We put in themes commonly based on user requirements. You can also add your CSS code if your are a CSS pro.
Integrated Stats System
One of the most popular features in wordpress is stats system. It is designed to offer you up-to-the-minute stats on how many people visit to your blog, where they're coming from, that posts are most famous, and which search engine terms are sending people to your blog. It is also available as a plug-in for self-hosted WordPress.
A great tool for writing
writing.png It's simple to great posts with WordPress.com. Photo upload process is easy, as is using services like Flickr or Photobucket. You can also embed videos from YouTube or Hulu. Then we know how frustrating it is too losing hours of work, so when you're writing we continuously save your post, just in case.
Let's get those 15 minutes
tags.png We automatically insert them to our global tag system and tag surfer, driving new traffic as other people fascinated in the same topics as you will discover your post and leave comments on your blog when you write a post and put in relevant tags. You'll be at the top of our Blogs of the Day in no time.
We kill spam dead
spam.png WordPress.com is using Akismet, is the world's best comment and trackback spam technology. It blocks spammers from leaving comments on your blog. We also shut down spam blogs that try to sneak onto WordPress.com (so your blog won't be in the same community as some Viagra-touting site).
Great help if you need it
We have got some of the most responsive supports around if you have questions about using or extending your blog. We've got friendly associate users in the forums and on the support team who will help you out. There is great documentation, a support contact form, and the forums are activated 24 hours a day.
Like a rock
The wordpress runs hundreds of servers in three datacenters (Chicago, Dallas, San Antonio) with instant copies of all your data and uploads in each. It allows us to serve your blog very rapidly and also if something catastrophic were to happen, like Chicago falling into Lake Michigan or Dallas being hit by a meteor, your blog would be okay.
You're in good company
You would be surprised who's blogging on WordPress.com. Wordpress hosts CNN's Political Ticker; Dow Jones' AllThingsD; NFL; Time Inc's The Page; People Magazine's Style Watch; famous bloggers like Mark Cuban, John Scalzi, and Joy Behar; corporate blogs for Flickr and KROQ; and many more.
Pick up where you left off
import.png If you have already had a blog and would like to shift it over to WordPress.com, you can import your content from Blogger, LiveJournal, Movable Type, TypePad, or an existing WordPress blog.
Over 50 languages
languages.png The wordpress has been able to offer native versions in over 50 languages. Not just wordpress home page-they're doing Blogs of the Day, forums, and even tags in whatever language you desire. You can help with the community translation process if you are a polyglot.
A great blogging community
community.png WordPress.com is a community and conversations keep on from one blog post to another and through the comments. Their tag surfer feature makes it easy for you to search likeminded bloggers interested in the same topics as you and connect with them.
Multiple blogs and multiple authors
You can get as many blogs as you need! You're only limited by your imagination. You can have group blogs with multiple authors who are permitted to post or contribute. This is great for topic blogs for things like books or politics, or just a blog for you and your friends in one place.
Privacy options, including members-only blogs
WordPress.com allows you to have a totally public blog, a blog which is public but not included in search engines or their public programs, or a private blog which only members can access. If you want a public blog, but only occasionally post something private, we have a per-post password option too!
Sidebar widgets for Flickr, del.icio.us, Twitter, and more
Sidebar Widgets.jpg Besides that, you can put in "widgets" to your sidebar and rearrange them without touching any HTML code or messing up your blog. Just drag and drop the sidebar widgets around, and instantly you can get fun stuff in your sidebar. We're inserting new widgets all the time based on your feedback and requests.
Track replies to your comments
When you're signed in and leave a comment on WordPress.com, The Wordpress.com get a special page that notifies you of any follow ups to your comment so you can simply follow your conversations no matter what blog they're on.
Not just a blog
The WordPress.com has a feature called "pages" which allows you to easily build web pages. For e.g. you can add an "about me" page with your biography, and a link to that page would be automatically added to your sidebar. You can even create the whole web site using pages on WordPress.com, with a custom home page and your blog as one of the sub-pages.
You can leave WordPress.com any time you want and your content isn't locked in. They provide a complete XML export of all your posts and comments.