Celebrating 10 Years of WordPress.com & Automattic

Automattic and WordPress.com: 10 years and still going strong! Here’s to the next 10!

WordPress.com News

This year marks the 10th birthday of WordPress.com and our parent company, Automattic. We are proud to have served this community of millions: from writers, photographers, artists, and small and large publishers, to business owners and entrepreneurs.

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The $64,000 Question: WordPress.com or WordPress.org?

This might possibly be one of the best, easiest to understand, and most thorough explanations on the differences between WordPress.com and self-hosted WordPress (aka, WordPress.org) that I’ve read.

One of my fellow Happiness Engineers at Automattic wrote this – check it out!

The Daily Post

If you’ve been using WordPress.com for very long, you’ve likely run into some variation of the grand “com v. org” debate. And it’s possible that any explanation you received raised more questions than it answered. So, what’s the deal with the two WordPresses? What are the advantages of one over the other?

To explain this clearly, it helps if we go into a bit of history, so gather round children, and I shall tell you the tale of WordPress.

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