Blogging software which can be set up for church web site. Requires web server and backend MySQL database for installation. Some hosting providers provide one-click installation.


    • Easy install (compared to other do-it-yourself CMS systems)
    • Lots of themes and plug-ins for customization that are easy to turn on/off
    • WPMU the multi-user version allows you to build separate blogs with a single install
    • WPMU supports multiple blog authors
    • User friendly site administration tools
    • Tagging and categorization options are integrated


    • Posts are organized by date - may not be the desired organization scheme for a church site
    • Wordpress focuses on blogging therefore limiting you to add only blog posts or a pages.