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    A Better Way to Find Your Next Domain Name


    One of the very first steps in building a website is picking a domain name — one that’s memorable, and that tells people who you are. It’s the first part of your site that people encounter, so you want one that’s just right.

    To make sure you find that just …

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    The WordPress Mobile Apps Now Support Right-to-Left Languages


    As part of the broader open source community, we believe in building products that people of diverse backgrounds, experiences, and abilities can use and enjoy. We strive to create software that works smoothly for English and non-English speakers alike, and today we’re happy to roll out native support for right-to-left …

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    New and Improved iOS Sharing Extensions


    Are you using the WordPress for iOS app on your mobile device? Our mobile team is excited to announce a big update to the share extension in the app.

    The ability to share content from other apps is a core part of the iOS experience. Last fall, we decided that …

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    Updated Signup and Site Creation on Mobile Devices


    The latest stage in our authentication redesign effort improves signup and site creation on our mobile applications. (WordPress.com offers apps for your Android or iOS device.)


    To simplify signup, we’ve separated site creation from account creation. Signup now has its own flow guiding you through the process, allowing you …

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    Keep Track of Your Conversations in One Place


    Today, we’re introducing Conversations: a tool in the Reader that makes it easier for you to monitor and participate in the discussions you care about the most.

    Let’s face it: it can be hard to keep track of all the conversations you take part in online. When your favorite posts …

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    Updated Privacy Policy


    As part of our commitment to privacy and transparency, we’re updating our Privacy Policy. We want to give you more and clearer information about how we collect and use personal information — in a more organized and readable format.

    Your privacy is critically important to us. These are the …

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    Update Your Avatar on WordPress.com


    We’ve given one of our favorite features a boost! You can now manage your profile photo, or avatar, right on WordPress.com. This avatar, powered by a service called Gravatar, is the image that represents you online — a thumbnail that appears next to your name when you interact on …

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    A New Media Picker for the iOS WordPress App


    Sometimes it’s the extra touches that make all the difference; on your website, that’s the photos and video that give your content life.

    You asked for streamlined access to your media library and the camera and photos on your device, to make uploading and inserting photos and videos easier. We …

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    New Theme: Radcliffe 2


    Today we’re happy to introduce Radcliffe 2, a refreshed version of a tried-and-true WordPress theme. We’ve optimized it for speed, and added new features specifically with small-business websites in mind.

    Radcliffe 2 was a collaborative effort by several members of WordPress.com’s Theme Team. We wanted to update the popular …

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    An Updated Login Coming to the WordPress Mobile Apps


    Over the past few months the Mobile team has been thinking a lot about the login experience in the WordPress apps and how we could make it better — we’re never satisfied, you know, so we’re always trying to improve things. After much thought, and even more work, we’re very …

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    A Brand New Editor for the WordPress Mobile Apps


    Now that so many of us carry around tiny pocket-size computers, more and more of our internet time happens on phones and tablets — not just browsing, but creating. You’ve been asking for a better publishing experience in the WordPress app to make mobile publishing smoother. Today we’re introducing a …

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    Join Us in the Fight for Net Neutrality


    Automattic strongly believes in a free and open Internet and it’s hard to imagine a truly open Internet without Net Neutrality.

    What Is Net Neutrality?

    “Net Neutrality” is the simple but very powerful principle that all Internet traffic should be treated equally. Whether you’re reading a blog post on WordPress.com, …

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    Blogging Made Easier: Five Tricks You Should Know


    Writing interesting blog posts, creating attractive pages, and interacting with your visitors — these are essential ways to help you build a body of work, a successful business, or a growing audience online.

    I’m part of a team focused on design and research at WordPress.com — I like to find …

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    New Theme: AltoFocus


    Today we’re happy to announce the latest addition to our collection of free themes: AltoFocus!

    AltoFocus is a spinoff of the original AutoFocus theme from a few years ago. Its elegant tiled layout helps artists, photobloggers, and other creatives showcase their talents.

    Designed by Allan Cole, it highlights …

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