FMS will let you create your own website with Wordpress or any other web design software then you would use a link to web direct to access the database, which you have to purchase connection license. http://help.filemaker.com/app/answers/detail/a_id/13102/~/understanding-concurrent-connections
FMS13 and above uses web direct and you can use php and create your own interface to retrieve data.
Thanks for the info, Stacy. I'll check this out. I haven't used this function before, so it's a bit daunting, but I'm sure your link will give me answers. Thanks so much!!