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  • Hiatus

    It’s that time of the year when I take a step back and take a break from blogging. In previous years that also meant traveling abroad, but for the last couple of years our travel plans remain plans until we are able to digest the thought of sitting on an airplane for at least 5Continue reading “Hiatus”

  • Let Them Eat Cake

    In the not-too-distant past, the majority of themes on WordPress.com were ready-to-use Classic themes or Hybrid themes, with paint-by-number typography, multiple color palettes and and an overall “look and feel” created by a professional designer that we users could easily customize and fill with content. Today, if you venture beyond a theme’s static front pageContinue reading “Let Them Eat Cake”

  • Change in Plans. Don’t Panic!

    Today, very appropriately falling on Towel Day (May 25th), saw the introduction of the next biggest thing on WordPress.com: the Starter Plan at US$ 60/year, joining the 2-month old Pro plan at US$ 180/year. (*See note below.) Head on over to the support Guide to read about what’s included. You might have noticed that theContinue reading “Change in Plans. Don’t Panic!”

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About Me

Hi there! I’m Jen T (justjennifer in our dotcom community forums). After 4 years hand-coding websites, 2 years setting up and running WordPress sites, I launched my first website on WordPress.com in 2006 and never looked back. Since then, I’ve helped other WordPress.com site owners safely navigate through the ins and outs of the ever-changing WordPress.com ecosystem.

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Assuming that after wandering through all the cyberspace confusion I have actually reached “justjennifer”, I wanted to say a belated “thank you” for your response to my WordPress question about “trash” and “deletions”. Your reference was perfect, and cleared the muddle for me.

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I am thrilled I found your site as navigating setting up a blog as well as attempting to understand all the ins and outs is overwhelming. I love your banter and look forward to learning from you while smiling. Stacey

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