1. Blog or Personal Website
WordPress started out as a simple blogging platform and quickly evolved into a powerful CMS.
2. Business Website
WordPress is quickly becoming a go to solution for building an eCommerce websites. There are awesome plugins like WooCommerce, Easy Digital Downloads, and WPEcommerce which convert your WordPress website into fully functional eCommerce platform.
4. Job Board
Several popular sites like Smashing Magazine, Problogger etc use job boards as an extra source of income.
5. Business Directory
Just like job boards, there is increasing demand of niche business directories on the web. There are some great WordPress business directory plugins which allow you to easily create a business directory.
6. Question & Answer Website
7. NonProfits and Religious Websites
8. Portfolio Websites
Need a place to showcase your work? You can easily add a portfolio to your WordPress site with stunning image galleries, and beautiful sliders.