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  • WordPress.com announced it had created a Splinder importer to help bloggers move from the Italian service ahead of its scheduled January 31 shutdown.

    WordPress.com Offers New Home to Splinder Clients

    WordPress.com announced it had created a Splinder importer to help bloggers move from the Italian service ahead of its scheduled January 31 shutdown.

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  • WordPress.com, the hosted version of WordPress.org, today announced it was opening its platform to advertising.

    WordPress Announces WordAds

    WordPress.com, the hosted version of WordPress.org, today announced it was opening its platform to advertising.

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  • WordPress.com's Custom Design release disappoints in functionality, is prohibitively expensive.

    WordPress.com Custom Design Disappoints

    WordPress.com's Custom Design release disappoints in functionality, is prohibitively expensive.

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  • On June 7, WordPress.com announced an update of its comments feature that would allow users to comment using their Facebook or Twitter identities in addition to their WordPress.com identity.

    WordPress.com Adds Facebook, Twitter Comment Logins

    On June 7, WordPress.com announced an update of its comments feature that would allow users to comment using their Facebook or Twitter identities in addition to their WordPress.com identity.

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  • WordPress introduces a revamped, faster dashboard, drops support for IE6, supports distraction free writing.

    WordPress Launches Revamped Dashboard, True Distraction Free Writing

    WordPress introduces a revamped, faster dashboard, drops support for IE6, supports distraction free writing.

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  • Several servers at Automattic have been the victim of a low-level break in. Potentially anything on those servers could have been revealed," Automattic said in a statement.

    WordPress.com Security Incident

    Several servers at Automattic have been the victim of a low-level break in. Potentially anything on those servers could have been revealed," Automattic said in a statement.

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  • With the holidays long over, we've taken the first few weeks of 2011 to discuss and look at what we think are trends to watch in the new year. We've listed three areas that we expect will see major developments in the coming 12 months.

    Hosted Sitebuilder Trends To Watch in 2011

    With the holidays long over, we've taken the first few weeks of 2011 to discuss and look at what we think are trends to watch in the new year. We've listed three areas that we expect will see major developments in the coming 12 months.

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  • The migration of Windows Live Spaces users to WordPress.com contributed to a doubling of its monthly signups, WordPress.com says in a blog post on November 29 2010.

    Windows OSLB-migration Doubles Monthly Signup WordPress.com

    The migration of Windows Live Spaces users to WordPress.com contributed to a doubling of its monthly signups, WordPress.com says in a blog post on November 29 2010.

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  • Here's a wrap-up of some of the website builder news that came out over the weekend.

    Stories You Might Have Missed Over the Weekend

    Here's a wrap-up of some of the website builder news that came out over the weekend.

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  • There is nothing more frustrating than when your hosting platform does not perform. And when you are doing your own hosting, there is of course no one else to blame when things don't work. Or is there?

    Why Hosted Solutions Are Less Frustrating

    There is nothing more frustrating than when your hosting platform does not perform. And when you are doing your own hosting, there is of course no one else to blame when things don't work. Or is there?

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