Is WordPress free or paid?
WordPress is released under the GNU General Public License (or GPL), which means anyone can download, edit, customize, use, and even sell the code as long as they release it under the GPL license. The software itself is free but you might end up paying for: Hosting. Premium support.
How much does it cost to use WordPress?
WordPress is a free website CMS platform, so annual costs are primarily based on web hosting fees and subscription-based premium plugs. With these combined, a WordPress website will cost anywhere from around $36 to more than $100 per year.
Do I have to pay WordPress to use my own domain?
If you already have a domain registered through another provider, and want to use WordPress.com to host your site without transferring the registration. You will continue to pay your existing domain registrar for the renewal of the domain name, and WordPress.com for hosting and domain mapping.
How long is WordPress free?
Yes, WordPress is totally free. WordPress is an open-source content management system that simply uses to build and maintain your own websites or blog. WordPress powered around 33% of the most popular websites on the Internet. It is well-known for the most powerful blogging tools on the web.”