QUICK START GUIDE: .ORG V .COM
[su_heading size=”27″]3. WordPress.com (Why .ORG is better)
.COM is a simple and fast way to get started. However, consider these limitations:
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[su_note]The Limitations Of WordPress.com[/su_note]
Supported by ads. Ads are required for free use.
No selling allowed. (.com allows ecommerce only on Premium Business accounts for
$299.00/year) No Google Adwords. Potential revenue is limited to a commission on ads
once you meet certain traffic requirements.
Platform owned by .com and it has the right to suspend you at any time.
Use of themes and plugins is limited to only those provided for free.
Themes & Plugins-You may not upload your own. You may use selected plugins by upgrading, but you can’t upload your own.
If you have now chosen self-hosted WordPress.org,
proceed to Section 5 “HOSTING“
[su_spoiler title=”In spite of the limitations, I want WordPress.com” style=”fancy”]4. Signup for .COM at https://signup.wordpress.com/signup