Free and Easy to use Blogger is a blogging service, which is provided by Google. It is free, reliable most of the time.But it is not owned by you. Google runs this service and has the right to shut it down, or shutdown your access to it at any time. In case of WordPress, you use a WordPress hosting provider to host your own site. It is owned by you. So you have the rights to decide how long you want to run it and when you want to shut it down. Availability of Templates In WordPress, there are thousands of free and premium WordPress themes which allow you to create fabulous websites. These themes are easy to use and customize. In Blogger, it has only limited set of templates to use. Here you can’t create your own layouts or can’t make modifications. Search Engine Optimization Blogger is developed by Google, It has less Search Engine Optimization compared to WordPress. Blogs powered by WordPress are optimized for Google, Yahoo! and Bing. In particular, WordPress entries include a variety of meta tags that search engines use to determine how to index your pages. So your WordPress blog will get high Search Engine Ranking compared to Blogger. Communication and Support Blogger has less support than WordPress. They have a very basic documentation and a user’s forum. WordPress has active communication and support. There is online documentation, community forums, and IRC chatrooms where you can get help from experienced WordPress users and developers.