WordPress.com: Create a Free Website or Blog

Build your beautiful site today

Everything you need for a website that works for you.

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Start with a domain

Choose the web address that channels your next big idea.

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WordPress powers 31% of the internet.

Join the global community of individuals, small businesses, and leading companies experiencing the very best that WordPress has to offer. Here are two ways to take part:

Build your site

Focus on your content, we’ll support your site.

You have big ideas to explore, and WordPress.com has your back. Choose one of our beautiful, plug-and-play designs. Spread the word with built-in marketing tools. Let us handle the technical details like hosting and security. You build your dream, we’ll build your site.

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Connect your existing site

Bring your WordPress site into the fold with Jetpack.

Jetpack brings you all the benefits of WordPress.com with the ability to stay with the host you know and love. Connect your WordPress site to Jetpack for hassle-free design, marketing, and security — all in one place.

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Both options give you the power of Jetpack for a best-in-class WordPress experience.

Stand out from the crowd

Choose from hundreds of stunning themes.

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Shoreditch
free

Shoreditch is a functional and responsive theme perfect for your business’s online presence. Although its main purpose is business, Shoreditch looks great as a personal blog theme too.

Dyad 2
free
Canard
free
Ixion
free

Impress your visitors

Set up an elegant and unique site that will build your brand with ease. Work with thoughtfully chosen fonts, colors, and images — or add your own.

Spotlight your media

Display your photos, videos, and documents in sophisticated galleries. Enjoy as much storage space as you need.

Create and edit on the go

Start, update, and view your site seamlessly from any device. Access desk-free productivity wherever you have internet connectivity.

  • Build your audience

    Attract, engage, and grow your following with comprehensive marketing tools for search, social media, and paid advertising. Start with $100 in advertising credits, on us.

  • Count on our security

    Your site is secure and automatically backed up. Every WordPress.com site has built-in spam protection.

  • Install plugins & custom themes

    Add extra features to your site like advanced galleries, forms, email subscriptions, polls, comments, and much more.

  • Join the community

    Experts are available with quality 24/7 email or live chat support. Turn pro with guided courses, events, and forum conversations with customers in our global community.

  • Take payments in seconds

    Taking payments for goods or accepting donations is a breeze with the Simple Payments button. Simply insert it into any page on your site to take credit or debit card payments.

  • Add a store to your site

    Publish content and sell products from a dedicated store on your site with the Store on WordPress.com.

Our users love WordPress.com

Refocusing our business meant an extensive rebrand and rename. WordPress.com made it easy to implement the changes we needed for a social media first impression.

—Jeri

I just can’t keep myself away from WordPress. It has had such a positive influence on my life since I started becoming an active member of the community.

—Britta

Choose your WordPress.com flavor

Power up your website or blog with a powerful plan that works for you

Personal

$4.00

per month, billed yearly

Best for Personal Use: Boost your website with a custom domain name, and remove all WordPress.com advertising. Get access to high quality email and live chat support.

Start with Personal

  • Custom Domain Name
  • Jetpack Essential Features
  • Email & Live Chat Support
  • Dozens of Free Themes
  • Basic Design Customization
  • 6GB Storage Space
  • Remove WordPress.com Ads

Premium

$8.25

per month, billed yearly

Best for Entrepreneurs & Freelancers: Build a unique website with advanced design tools, CSS editing, lots of space for audio and video and the ability to monetize your site with ads.

Start with Premium

  • Custom Domain Name
  • Jetpack Essential Features
  • Email & Live Chat Support
  • Unlimited Premium Themes
  • Advanced Design Customization
  • 13GB Storage Space
  • Remove WordPress.com Ads
  • Monetize your site
  • VideoPress support

Business

$24.92

per month, billed yearly

Best for Small Business: Power your business website with unlimited premium and business theme templates, Google Analytics support, unlimited storage, and the ability to remove WordPress.com branding.

Start with Business

  • Custom Domain Name
  • Jetpack Essential Features
  • Email & Live Chat Support
  • Unlimited Premium Themes
  • Advanced Design Customization
  • Unlimited Storage Space
  • Remove WordPress.com Ads
  • Monetize your site
  • VideoPress support
  • Attend Live Courses
  • SEO Tools
  • Install Themes
  • Upload Plugins
  • Google Analytics Integration
  • Remove WordPress.com Branding

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Personal

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Business

Monthly Subscription (Billed yearly)
  • WordPress.com Free

    for life

  • If you just want to start creating, get started with a free site and be on your way to publishing in less than five minutes. Start with free

  • Includes a WordPress.com subdomain, community support, dozens of free themes, basic design customization, and more.