From the info graphic below you can see the difference between Self hosted hosting for wordpress

versus free wordpress hosting at wordpress.com

Below is also a link to  comparison of American hosts vs Australian hosts for space for word press hosting

eFree WordPress versus Self-Hosted WordPress 

Check out costs for australian blog with the popular platform  wordpress vs  some american hosting

companies that  facilitate woprdpress blogs

Where are the million most visited websites hosted?

 

As you can see in the pic above  some of the more popular hosting companies for wordpress

are Bluehost , hostgator , Godaddy and  Dreamhost

 

FOR getting some good wordpress themes to fit out your blog  check out the theme providers

below to  give it a professional looking design( starting with $39 for 80 + themes for a year with elegant themes)

 

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