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Engaged, Inspired, and Ready to Build a Better Web

Engaged, Inspired, and Ready to Build a Better Web

Automattic is a distributed company — we all work from wherever we are. Right now, “where we are” is 197 cities around the world: New Orleans, USA. Montevideo, Uruguay. Tokyo, [...]

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dal 30 September 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 [...]

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

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 [...]

dal 3 June 2014 su:
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Early Theme Adopters: Worldview, Collective, and Alto

At the end of April, we announced three new premium themes, Worldview, Collective, and Alto. As with every theme we add, the real fun happens when you get your hands on them — here are [...]

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dal 8 July 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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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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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 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 [...]

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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In the Spotlight: Bloggers on Fashion

The world’s designers recently presented their new looks on catwalks from New York to Paris during Fashion Week, so I decided to hunt through the closet — err, browse the [...]

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dal 11 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, [...]

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 [...]

dal 21 December 2012 su:
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A Look at Painters with Portfolios

A Look at Painters with Portfolios

Recently, Michelle announced the launch of WordPress.com/portfolios. If you take photographs, record music and video, illustrate and paint, or design things, you can build a portfolio here on [...]

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dal 6 February 2013 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. [...]

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dal 19 December 2012 su:
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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 [...]

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dal 18 December 2012 su:
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