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New Theme: Lyretail

New Theme: Lyretail

Happy Theme Thursday, all! Let’s dive right into a new free theme: Lyretail Designed by Mel Choyce, Lyretail is a stunning visual treat for your personal site. The theme puts your social [...]

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dal 26 February 2015 su:
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Five Themes for Poets (and Other Text-Loving Bloggers)

Five Themes for Poets (and Other Text-Loving Bloggers)

Over at The Daily Post, our first poetry-focused Blogging U. course, Writing 201: Poetry, has just entered its second week. It’s been a blast, with hundreds of poets sharing their [...]

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dal 25 February 2015 su:
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Five Themes for Writers and Readers

Five Themes for Writers and Readers

In the past, we’ve highlighted some of our favorite themes for longform enthusiasts and bloggers who just want to write. Today, let’s take a look at five free themes, launched in the [...]

dal 4 February 2015 su:
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Notifications just got a boost!

Notifications just got a boost!

If you’ve been tuning in to Hot Off the Press, you’ll know about recent updates to the WordPress.com interface along with some fantastic technical upgrades. To continue the [...]

dal 20 January 2015 su:
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Editors’ Picks of the Year: Notable Reads on WordPress.com

Editors’ Picks of the Year: Notable Reads on WordPress.com

Our editors dove into the archives to resurface top posts published on WordPress.com this year, from personal essays to comics, and photography to fiction. Here’s a glimpse of what you [...]

dal 17 December 2014 su:
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Im(Press)ive! Your Year in Review

Im(Press)ive! Your Year in Review

Millions of new sites created and posts published later, 2014 is in the books. We could regale you with big numbers, like these… Total New Blogs 18,300,771 That’s 49,997 new blogs [...]

dal 6 January 2015 su:
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New Theme: Twenty Fifteen

It’s that time of year again. The snow has started falling in northern countries, friends are gathering together to exchange presents, and it’s time to launch a beautiful new annual [...]

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dal 10 December 2014 su:
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New Themes: Plane and Capoverso

New Themes: Plane and Capoverso

We’re excited to introduce two brand new free themes today for your blogging pleasure! Plane Say hello to Plane, the newest addition to our theme collection. Based on the Flato theme by [...]

dal 4 December 2014 su:
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Early Theme Adopters: Eighties

Early Theme Adopters: Eighties

A theme named after the decade that gave us daring teen comedies and cutting-edge synth pop was bound to be a crowd-pleaser. And indeed, in the few weeks since Eighties was released, [...]

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dal 26 September 2014 su:
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Projects Around the World

Projects Around the World

We’re inspired to see bloggers doing things they love and using this platform to make their voices heard. Here’s a look at some interesting projects around the globe. Russell [...]

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dal 26 August 2014 su:
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Field Notes: BlogHer ’14

Field Notes: BlogHer ’14

Automatticians, the people who build WordPress.com, participate in events and projects around the world every day. Periodically, they report back on the exciting things they do when not in front [...]

dal 8 August 2014 su:
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One Theme, Five Ways: Customizing Adelle

One Theme, Five Ways: Customizing Adelle

Adelle is a popular free theme — our 47th most popular, to be exact. You’ve probably seen its familiar pink dots, bold menu bar, and pops of magenta as you catch up with your [...]

dal 25 July 2014 su:
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Early Theme Adopters: Espied

From a full-blown professional portfolio to a streamlined homepage, Espied, which was launched a few short weeks ago, gives you a wide variety of options to display your best work. You can [...]

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dal 3 June 2014 su:
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Five Minutes with Steve Blythe

Five Minutes with Steve Blythe

Every so often, we sit down with an Automattician to help you get to know the people who work behind the scenes to build new features, keep Automattic’s wheels turning, and make [...]

dal 13 January 2014 su:
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Awesome (and Free) Theme Options You Might Not Know About

Awesome (and Free) Theme Options You Might Not Know About

Did you know, that of the 217 themes available on WordPress.com, 64 offer free options such as custom headers, colors schemes and palettes, and customizable layouts? There are plenty of ways to [...]

dal 4 December 2013 su:
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Handwritten Stories in a Digital Age: PostSecret.com and More

Handwritten Stories in a Digital Age: PostSecret.com and More

In our digital age, we interact with new technologies each day, yet some of us also pine for the past: we cherish handwritten things and value — even fetishize — physical objects. [...]

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dal 26 November 2013 su:
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A Blog-to-Book Success: Catching Up with WordPresser-Turned-Bestseller Jared Gulian

A Blog-to-Book Success: Catching Up with WordPresser-Turned-Bestseller Jared Gulian

Last November, we chatted with New Zealand blogger Jared Gulian, who snagged a publishing contact for a book based on his WordPress.com blog, Moon Over Martinborough. His book of the same name, [...]

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dal 8 July 2013 su:
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DaddyBloggers in the Spotlight: A Father’s Day Roundup

Writing about family life and parenthood is not simply the province of mothers: dads are carving out their own blogular niche. Single dads, stay-at-home dads, working dads, two-dad families [...]

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dal 16 June 2013 su:
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