Posts Tagged ‘ Matt Mullenweg ’

VaultPress Announces New WordPress Backup Security Services

Mar 30th, 2010 | By | Category: General, Podcast Hosting, Podcasting Software

Automattic’s Matt Mullenweg has announced a new service, VaultPress that is designed to meet the growing need for automated backups and security patches for WordPress self-hosted sites. Here’s how Mullenweg describes the service: The vision of VaultPress is to ensure that blogs and sites under its care are always completely secure, regardless of what happens. […]

WordPress VS Twitter? There’s No Contest!

Nov 29th, 2009 | By | Category: Commentary, Microblogging

There’s been a lot of discussion, growing out of the tremendous popularity of Twitter, that blogging is going to be replaced by microblogging, or some other “next best thing”. Last year, for example, Wired magazine’s Paul Boutin weighed in on the subject, arguing that Twitter, Flickr, Facebook Make Blogs Look So 2004. WordPress creator Matt […]

Matt Mullenweg Demos WordPress 2.7

Oct 7th, 2008 | By | Category: General, Podcasting Software

WordPress creator Matt Mullenweg demos the upcoming update to the popular open source blogging/podcasting content management system. WordPress 2.7 is expected to be available in November. via CenterNetworks

Developer Proposes Fix For PodPress/WordPress Incompatibilities

Aug 1st, 2008 | By | Category: Podcasting Software

WordPress creator Matt Mullenweg let us know about a new development in the WordPress 2.6/PodPress meltdown. “Two WordPress developers have volunteered fixes for both the 8.8 and 8.9 branches of PodPress,” says Mullenweg. “It’s only a few lines of code to cure the problem.” The unofficial fixes are available at developer Andrew Ozz’s blog, and […]

Hot! WordPress 2.6 Adds Tumblr-Style Blogging, More

Jul 14th, 2008 | By | Category: Microblogging, Podcasting Software

Matt Mullenweg has announced WordPress 2.6, the latest update to the popular blogging & podcasting platform. Five Hot Changes In WordPress 2. Press This! is back– this popular feature disappeared in an earlier update to WordPress, but is back with a vengeance. Inspired by Flock, FriendFeed, Facebook, Tumblr, and Delicious, and the Quick Post plugin […]

WordPress To Get Social Networking Features

Mar 4th, 2008 | By | Category: General, Podcasting Software

Matt Mullenweg, the guy behind WordPress, announced today that he’s hired someone to develop social networking features for WordPress: Some of you may remember when I wrote about Chickspeak, a WordPress MU-based social network. Andy Peatling, the fellow behind it, later decided to recreate the work he had done as an Open Source effort he […]

WordPress Wants You To Be A Podcaster

Jan 22nd, 2008 | By | Category: Audio Podcasting, Internet TV, Podcast Distribution, Podcast Hosting, Podcasting Services, Video, Video Podcasts, Vlogs

Wordpress creator Matt Mullenweg has announced that, a free blog hosting service, has updated the amount of space it allocates to each user to 3 gigabytes: Much of the work we do at Automattic is behind the scenes, infrastructure you‚Äôll (hopefully) never notice or see, but we‚Äôre always thinking about how the improvements we […]