Category: Wordpress

New Theme: Twenty Fourteen

New Theme: Twenty Fourteen

New Theme: Twenty Fourteen Lance Willett For the first time ever, the yearly default theme for WordPress is ready to go before its namesake year begins. Consider it an early holiday gift from the WordPress community

Write (More) Effortlessly With Markdown

Write (More) Effortlessly With Markdown

Markdown has arrived on WordPress.com! Some of you may respond with “Finally!” Others might be asking, “what’s that?” Markdown is a quick way to add formatted text without writing out any HTML. Let’s take a closer look.

New Theme: Delight

New Theme: Delight

New Theme: Delight Michelle I’m delighted to announce that we have a new theme for you today, and it’s called…Delight. The Delight Theme Designed by CyberChimps, Delight is a clean mobile-friendly premium theme that should

Have You Visited the Forums Lately?

Have You Visited the Forums Lately?

Have You Visited the Forums Lately? Elizabeth If you haven’t checked out the WordPress.com forums lately, you should! The forums offer an active community of fellow WordPress.com users, and they’re a great place to get help

New Theme: Typo

New Theme: Typo

New Theme: Typo Caroline Moore Today we have a shiny new theme for your blogging pleasure! Introducing Typo by Okay Themes: With clean typography, an inky color palette, and lots of subtle textures, Typo has all the

Thinking of WordPress.com for Your Business?

Thinking of WordPress.com for Your Business?

Many of you use WordPress.com as a platform for your personal blogs, but it can also be your online home for your business. We have tools and features to help you establish a professional web presence,

WordPressers in the Press

WordPressers in the Press

Last week, Ben offered a snapshot of another great month on WordPress.com. Our bloggers continue to bask in the spotlight, with viral hits and cross-platform success. Here’s a glimpse at what your fellow WordPressers are doing

Make the Most of Your Customizer: Three Neat Features to Try

Make the Most of Your Customizer: Three Neat Features to Try

WordPress.com users show their creativity not only in the content they publish, but also in how they design their sites. We always enjoy seeing how bloggers transform popular themes like Oxygen, Pilcrow, or Imbalance2 to

Introducing Related Posts

Introducing Related Posts

Do you ever wonder what happens when your readers reach the end of your posts? What do they click on? Where do they go next? What if you’ve piqued a reader’s interest and left them

WordPress.com News and Numbers: The October Hot List

WordPress.com News and Numbers: The October Hot List

With October in the books, it’s time to take a look at the incredible accomplishments of the WordPress.com community over the past month. Coming in the wake of an impressive September, you raised the bar