• February 28, 2024

More Control Over the Content You Share – WordPress.com News

WordPress.com Staff There are currently very few options for individual users to control how their content is used for AI training, and we want to change that. That’s why we’re launching a new tool that lets you opt out of sharing content from your public blogs with third parties, including AI platforms that use such…

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My Condolences, You’re Now Running a Billion-Dollar Business – WordPress.com News

A few things I’ve learned during my interim role of running WordPress.com Halfway through a relaxing winter break with my family, I opened Slack for a quick dopamine hit. The message I saw waiting from Matt, Automattic’s CEO, was quite the surprise: “Would you be interested in running WordPress.com while I’m on sabbatical?” In honesty,…

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New WordPress.com Themes for February 2024 – WordPress.com News

Five of our favorite new themes. The WordPress.com team is always working on new design ideas to bring your website to life. Check out the latest themes in our library, including great options for gamers, writers, and anyone else who creates on the web. This magazine-style theme was built with gaming bloggers in mind, but…

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A Look at What’s New In the WordPress Editor  – WordPress.com News

A handful of small but potent changes to the Site Editor have improved the WordPress.com experience for both you and your visitors. The WordPress project team is continuously improving the Site Editor—your one-stop shop for editing and designing your site. The latest batch of updates—Gutenberg 17.4 and 17.5—include a handful of small but powerful changes…

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Unleash Your Creativity With Our “Design Your Own Theme” Webinar – WordPress.com News

Explore how WordPress.com’s innovative new design tool makes creating your site surprisingly easy and fun. Jerry B Selecting the design of your website is a critical initial step in establishing your online identity. Our “Design Your Own Theme” feature is a game-changer, offering a variety of Block Patterns to create a unique aesthetic. These Block…

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Congratulations to Everyone Who Completed Bloganuary 2024!  – WordPress.com News

Bloganuary 2024 by the numbers. Mindy Postoff On January 1, you came together from all corners of the globe, ready to answer the call of our Bloganuary challenge and write for 31 straight days. And, oh, how you wrote!  6,140 people published at least one blog post during the challenge. A total of 33,639 blog…

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Bringing You a Faster, More Secure Web: HTTP/3 Is Now Enabled for All Automattic Services

HTTP/3 promises performance enhancements like reduced latency, increased reliability, and improved security for users. Andrija Vučinić HTTP/3 is the third major version of the Hypertext Transfer Protocol used to exchange information on the web. It is built on top of a new protocol called QUIC, which is set to fix some limitations of the previous…

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New WordPress.com Themes for January 2024 – WordPress.com News

A new year, an all-new batch of beautiful themes. The WordPress.com team is always working on new design ideas to bring your website to life. Check out the latest themes in our library, including great options for small businesses, entrepreneurs in the coaching space, and a number of other beautiful and versatile designs. Your literary…

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Embrace the Future With AI-Assisted Content Creation – WordPress.com News

The digital landscape is evolving with AI. Our new free course and webinar offer practical strategies for navigating this new world. The digital landscape is evolving, and with it, the way we create and consume content is undergoing a remarkable transformation. As we stand at the cusp of a new era, the integration of Artificial…

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How Unite Experience Navigates the Marketing Landscape – WordPress.com News

In the dynamic world of online marketing, Jenn Brabbins stands out, carving her own path as a digital marketer. With twelve years of experience in the field, she founded Unite Experience, an integrated marketing consultancy business, helping to demystify new digital landscapes for small businesses and startups. Like many entrepreneurs, Jenn is always working to…

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