WordPress is an open-source website creation tool developed in PHP. For the non-programming audience, we can say that it is indeed the EASIEST & MOST POWERFUL WEB APPLICATION DEVELOPMENT tool.
Not only can WordPress build blogs, but also e-commerce applications, corporate websites as well without any coding. Though it might not be the only C.M.S used, certainly is an unquestionable leader in the competition.
WordPress primarily started as a blogging platform. WordPress has evolved into a powerful website building tool with time. The main reason for using WordPress is its flexibility to create each and every kind of website. According to W3Techs, WordPress powers 35% of all the websites on the internet, which is a HUGE SHARE.