WordPress is highly customizable platform for blogging. WordPress has two part.
WordPress.com enable you to get a wordpress.com blog with limited resources. Where as WordPress.org enables you to host the blog on your own webhosting server and make as much changes as you want. There are lot of limitations in WordPress.com blog but for personal blogging wordpress.con is the best as it’s free.
Getting started with WordPress.com is not tough and we will cover it in upcoming posts.
If you are completely new to WordPress, best advice would be create a free account at wordpress.com , grab your free wordpress blog and start Blogging.
Once you get familiar with wordpress dashboard and editor, you can migrate to self hosted wordpress blog.