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Engineering Happiness

The reaction people have when I tell them about my job and my title is almost always something like this: “Wow, a Happiness Engineer?! What exactly does a Happiness Engineer, you know, do?” I usually find a good way to explain it, but I’ve never really thought about simply walking them through an average day. 1,027 more words

Automattic

Le mie avventure nell'azienda distribuita

Nel 2001, a 21 anni, é iniziata la mia carriera da freelance. Successe quasi per caso: mi avevano chiesto di fare un sito web e accettando, aprii le porte a tutto quello che venne dopo. 1,983 more words

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Get Your WordPress.com Sites More Love with a Simple Change to Your Gravatar Profile

I was disappointed recently to see that my WordPress.com sites display below the fold on my gravatar profile. You can add all sorts of services to the sidebar (Facebook, Twitter, etc), but not WordPress.com resources. 181 more words

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How I fell into the rabbit hole: life and work at the distributed wonderland

In 2001, I was 21 years old and had just started freelancing. Like many of us, it fell into my lap: someone asked me to make their website and so it went. 1,819 more words

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Friday in the Life of a Happiness Engineer

This post is part of a series of posts describing what we do on a daily basis at Automattic. If you’re interested in reading more you can follow the tag… 643 more words

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A day in the life of a Happiness Engineer - Friday

This post is the fifth and last of a series of posts describing what we do on a daily basis. If you’re interested in reading more you can follow the tag… 669 more words

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A (redacted) day in the life on the Akismet team

Many of my colleagues have recently posted about their workdays, which you can follow here. This inspired me to share a little about my days, and what I work on. 147 more words

Automattic