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One Year with Automattic

Well, it’s that time.

One year ago today, I started full time at Automattic.

Best. Job. Ever.

I get to work with some of the most brilliant minds I’ve ever known, all of whom, in addition to co-workers, I am proud to call my friends. 90 more words


This is Not Your Grandfather's WordPress.com

Back in 2010, I remember teaching an “Intro to WordPress” class, at the library in little old Sultan, Washington (not far from where parts of Harry and the Hendersons was filmed.) 510 more words


The Dream Internship

I heard about this opportunity the other day from a friend, and I’ll be honest: it sounds fantastic. Lately I’ve been working on a 2D platformer for my Java GUIs class. 79 more words


Updates from WordPress

Five Minutes with David Cole
WordPress – As a Happiness Engineer, everything I do revolves around helping others and making WordPress.com a better experience for us all. 70 more words

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The Year without Pants

 The Year without Pants (2013) By Scott Berkun

Management expert Scott Berkun took a job at Automattic – the parent company of WordPress and WordPress.com.  Office politics, hierarchies,production schedules and other traditional work structures do not constrain Automattic employees. 318 more words


"Free" Web Services vs "Snoop free" Web Services

That great giant that is Google regularly gets a hammering for its intrusiveness, the argument being that if you are not the paying customer, you are the product and your details will get monetised. 585 more words

Selected Posts

All the things I want to learn

Get your bookmarking finger ready – lots of blogging resources ahead.

I received a care package from the WordPress.com team a few weeks ago after I guest hosted… 531 more words