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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 [...]

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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 [...]

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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. [...]

dal 26 November 2013 su:
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DaddyBloggers in the Spotlight: A Father’s Day Roundup

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 [...]

dal 16 June 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, [...]

dal 8 July 2013 su:
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Freshly Pressed: Friday Faves

Freshly Pressed: Friday Faves

An ode to a father, a story of growing up with two mothers, a request for a cloak of visibility, and a reflection on goodbyes. Here are four Freshly Pressed standouts from this week — all [...]

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Customizing Sight: distraction no. 99

Customizing your blog’s theme is one way to show off what makes you you. Young adult novelist Nova Ren Suma does a beautiful job of this at distraction no. 99, using both free and premium [...]

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dal 6 May 2013 su:
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A Look at Photographers with Portfolios

A Look at Photographers with Portfolios

If you missed Michelle’s announcement about the launch of WordPress.com/portfolios, or Cheri’s  round-up of WP.com Painters with Portfolios, you might still be in the dark about [...]

dal 26 March 2013 su:
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Freshly Pressed: Friday Faves

Freshly Pressed: Friday Faves

This week’s Freshly Pressed posts continued to impress us with the range, depth, and honesty of the material being put out into the world by WordPress.com bloggers. As a community, [...]

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dal 1 February 2013 su:
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Infuse your CSS with SASS and LESS

Infuse your CSS with SASS and LESS

CSS (Cascading Style Sheets) is a handy tool to separate the presentation from the content of your website — you write the content, and the CSS controls the look and formatting. CSS is [...]

tags : menu
dal 21 December 2012 su:
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Musicians Find a Home on WordPress.com

Musicians Find a Home on WordPress.com

If you had any doubt that WordPress.com makes a great online home for your band, the range of artists who are now using it to promote their work and grow their fan base should put that to rest. [...]

dal 19 December 2012 su:
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Personalize Your Site with Custom Colors

Personalize Your Site with Custom Colors

Last month, we talked about how you can personalize your online home with a custom domain. Another way to customize your site? Colors. Bold, rich, bright colors. And you’re in luck! With [...]

dal 18 December 2012 su:
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Freshly Pressed: Editors’ Picks for September 2012

Another month, another assortment of posts—from simple yet poignant musings on existence and our connections to others to thoughtful and opinionated commentaries on the Internet, life choices, [...]

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dal 1 October 2012 su:
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New Themes: Able and Sight

New Themes: Able and Sight

It’s Thursday, and you know what that means — new themes! First, we are happy to introduce Able, a multipurpose traditional blog theme that is a refresh of our two older classics, [...]

dal 30 August 2012 su:
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New Themes: Ari and San Kloud

New Themes: Ari and San Kloud

Today, I’m excited to introduce the latest additions to our ever-growing collection of free themes. First up is Ari—a responsive and minimal blog theme designed by Elmastudio. This [...]

dal 20 March 2012 su:
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New Premium Theme: Newsy

New Premium Theme: Newsy

It’s been an extra big week in the news ’round these parts, so much so that the launch announcement of our latest premium theme seems like an extra extra good way to headline our [...]

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dal 20 January 2012 su:
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Kick Off 2012 with Project 365

Kick Off 2012 with Project 365

If you were going to blog about one thing for an entire year, what would you choose? Would you post photographs of your favorite place? Interview different people from your hometown? Create a [...]

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dal 27 December 2011 su:
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New Theme: Nuntius

If you’ve been itching to turn your blog into an online newspaper or magazine, Nuntius could be your perfect companion. Based on the highly-popular News theme designed by Justin Tadlock, [...]

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dal 21 December 2011 su:
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