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Akisbot stickers! Get 'em while they're hot!

You can now purchase Akisbot stickers directly from the Sticker Mule Marketplace. Get yours today!

Side note: I have some ready to ship from the initial run that I’m willing to give out if you just comment or let me know on Twitter.


Comments that may/may not have been Spam

So, I was wondering why I only ever got like 6 comments… Apparently, WordPress has this system called Akismet that automatically gets rid of anything it thinks is spam; hopefully I’ll be able to figure out a way to get it to let me look at the stuff it’s going to get rid of first…. 85 more words


Premium Upgrades for Attendees

The original idea behind Press Publish was to create an event dedicated to blogging with WordPress.com and Jetpack, that would help people take advantage of built-in features and create sites that better expressed their personality. 404 more words


Is Your Site Accessible?

As a blind computer user the issue of web accessibility is close to my heart. Prior to addressing the matter in hand it may be helpful if I sketch out how people who are unable to read print access the web. 614 more words

Akismette has arrived - (cc/ @nickhamze, @danhauk)

Peyton fancies herself a designer. She’s told me on more than one occasion that I need to bring her to an Automattic meetup so that she can share the infinite wealth of knowledge and skills that she’s developed over the last twelve years with our design teams. 146 more words


Twelve to one

I usually check my spam folder daily. And, just to ensure that no legit comments get erroneously tagged as spam, I usually go through them individually at the end of each day and delete — one at a time — all of the actual spam comments. 406 more words


Akismet in Destin, FL

Last week I spent a week in Destin, FL for our annual Akismet team meetup. Since everyone at Automattic works remotely, teams get together once or twice a year to get some face-to-face time. 455 more words