Yes, I too felt like thousands of bloggers. Initially wordpress blogging platform was mind boggling for me. I procrastinated learning the wordpress blogging for nearly three years. I could say even now, I am not as comfortable with wordpress as I am with blogger.
In addition, the frequent version update of wordpress software is not helping me. Nevertheless, I always manage and somehow get to learn it and implement it too.
WordPress can be quite intimidating for most people . Navigating through new dashboard, plugins that fail due to incompatibility, news about advanced plugins from veterans would surely put you off.
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