Using Wordpress as a Static Site

Many people prefer to use Wordpress over platforms such as Hugo, Ghost et al. many of these situations don’t need a blogging platform but instead choose Wordpress due to the array of plugins and ease of management, however this obviously have a overhead compared to a static site. Why use it There can be many reasons that someone decides to use Wordpress over a flat file content management system (CMS) or even just a normal static site, some advantages and disadvantages are listed below