What’s The Difference Between vs

  • Starts off as free
  • Is completely hosted by for you
  • Extremely limited customization and monetization
  • Does not include valuable access to WordPress plugins
  • Is branded with’s logo and name in your URL
  • WordPress reserves the right to delete your blog

  • Requires web hosting and a domain to start with
  • Has full access to thousands of WordPress plugins.
  • Zero options are limited
  • Full customization settings
  • No limitations on how you monetize
  • Your content is 100% yours