21 things you may not know you can do with WordPress

By Jason Hulott | Wordpress

We love WordPress.  We use it daily, in fact I am using it right now.  Anyways, a lot of people still think WordPress is a blogging tool.  Here I want to get you thinking about some of the other things you can do with WordPress. These will just be listed with little to no meat.  You can Google most of this stuff.

  1. run a press release site
  2. run an article directory
  3. run a directory
  4. run a classified ads site
  5. run affiliate sites to earn additional income
  6. run an affiliate programme
  7. sell products
  8. run a membership site
  9. run a review site
  10. run a social networking site
  11. er… a blog
  12. manage your basic social media content
  13. run a newsletter
  14. build a mailing list
  15. run an event calendar
  16. run a local business directory
  17. run an online magazine
  18. auto bookmark content
  19. auto syndicate content
  20. auto post articles to article directories
  21. feed facebook fan pages

Since I wrote this there are a few more:

  1. build an affiliate network
  2. build a lead generation network
  3. build a mobile app
  4. run a podcast
  5. run a web based course

Did I miss anything? Please feel free to post your ideas below.

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About the Author

Jason Hulott is Business Development Director at Digital Marketing Specialists, Speedie Consultants. He is Google Partner certified. His role is to identify and implement traffic generating and revenue increasing ideas for our client base.