WordPress.com vs. Self-Hosting: What’s Best For You?

Here's more information to help you decide where's the best place for you to host your WordPress site, courtesy of WordCamp Montreal and Ryan Markel (WordPress.com Happiness Engineer) https://videopress.com/v/RWTbmIgm And go full screen on your computer and you can follow along with his slides as well:

Getting Started on  WordPress.com

WordPress.com is an online service that hosts websites/blogs free of charge. Users signing up for the service must be at least 13 years old and agree to abide by the Terms of Service. What do you get when you sign up? A unique website URL, which is a sub-domain of WordPress.com. One dynamically updated page…