There are many blogging platforms available. But every one loves the platforms which is easy to use, having awesome utility and is free. So keeping these above two points we would find two blogging platforms that are best. That is blogger and wordpress. Usually many of the bloggers start their websites using Google’s blogger because of its ease and popularity in the blogosphere. WordPress is some thing that is quite complicated to setup for newbies. But now most of the popular hosts is providing auto-installer of wordpress. So there is no problem to setup wordpress even for a newbie. So let’s do a comparison between these to awesome blogging platforms that is blogger and wordpress. It is upon the user that he chooses blogger or wordpress for his blog. Here I will cover both of the blogging platforms and will try to go in every depth of these two platforms.
Blogger or WordPress : Comparison
Owner by the Giant google is enough to express the power of this platform. One of the biggest advantage of blogger over other platforms is that it takes maximum 15 minutes to setup your blog and make it online. Again it is very easy to use even for a new learner. You can start posting in your blog at the same moment you setup it.
Just download wordpress from wordpress.org upload it on any host and get started. It is being used by many SEO experts and big websites. Mainly because of its little complication people first use blogger, then come to wordpress. Just I can say that its a power unleashed for blogging that Attracts traffic like a magnet.
Blogger and WordPress Comparison Table
|Account Cost. :-||No.||Yes (Premium Hosting require to be paid).|
|Free domain :-||Yes .blogspot.||No.|
|Tags :-||No (Combined with labels).||Yes.|
|SEO points out of 10. :-||7.||9 (if installed good plugins).|
|Security. :-||Highly secured in google server.||Little insecure as is self hosted.|
|Can be Monetized. :-||Yes||Yes|
|HTML editing. :-||Required if you want to raise your blog.||Not required much Plugins do all the work.|
|Deletion Risk. :-||Yes slightly if your blog has contents that are restricted by google.||No (But its upon your host.)|
|Site Staffs. :-||Only author and admins.||Admin, Authors, Editors, Contributors.|
|Mobile Version. :-||Yes.||Yes.|
|Share buttons. :-||Yes.||Yes Plugins available.|
|Post via Mobile. :-||Yes.||Yes.|
|Import. :-||Probably only blogger.||Yes.|
Thus we can conclude that if you are new to blogging then just choose blogger. And if you want to discover new things with a professional website then choose self hosted wordpress. In last I would say that wordpress is an easy to do thing using plugins if you want to take your blog to next level. In blogger you need to tackle html and css codes which would frustrate you.
Disclaimer : We’re not downgrading any platform. Just giving you suggestion upon my experience.