WordPress.com in 2016: A Year in Review

It’s been a yr of highs and lows, however one factor is for certain: all of us at WordPress.com’s mum or dad firm Automattic are happy with what this neighborhood has completed previously yr. Your work is supported by an organization of greater than 500 individuals in over 50 nations, devoted to democratizing publishing. We hope we’ve helped to convey your concepts, your creativity, and your companies to life on the internet.

To rejoice 2016, we’re excited to share our Automattic Year in Review — the place you’ll discover stats and enjoyable information about all of our work over the previous yr for WordPress.com, in addition to WooCommerce, WordPress.com VIP, Jetpack, .weblog, and extra.

Spoiler alert: WordPress.com customers revealed greater than 595 million (!) posts and greater than 457 million (!) feedback in 2016. That’s fairly unbelievable, so pat yourselves on the again.

We’re additionally thrilled to place the highlight on just some WordPress.com success tales from the previous yr — together with writers like Stephanie Land and Tiffany Martinez, and publishers like People.com and the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative.

Because of all of you for making WordPress.com such a particular neighborhood. Take a look at the Automattic Year in Review — and see you in 2017!

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