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Hello world!

Posted in Miscellaneous on November 21st, 2010 by Shanto – Be the first to comment

Here goes a famous phrase which exists in about 7 million pages according to Google.

“Welcome to WordPress. This is your first post. Edit or delete it, then start blogging!”

This is a great example to support the fact that free things in this world are often undervalued. Even though 7 millions is quite a small ratio (7%) when compared to 100 millions of possible WordPress installations (only those where WP is credited), it’s still not a small number. From this example alone, one can predict the growing number of parking only websites being made today. Domain names are cheap ($10/year), Linux based web hosting is cheap ($5-10/month), and there exist free CMS and blogging platforms (WordPress, Drupal and Joomla to mention only a few) that even a elementary school kid can kick off a website without much help.

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