Doing Business on WordPress.com

More companies are making their way to WordPress.com to build their web presence either as a blog or as a full website (as long as e-commerce is not the primary function of the site). And what's not to like? On signing up and agreeing to the Terms of Service, a company gets a free or…

The Space Upgrade Gets An Upgrade, With A Caveat

https://twitter.com/wysiwygjt/status/253044113455329281 https://twitter.com/wysiwygjt/status/253046905486065664 https://twitter.com/raincoaster/status/253047358793842688 And it's true. There does seem to be a misunderstanding by users about what purchasing the Domain Name Upgrade allows you to do on WordPress.com. So let's clarify: On WordPress.com, you can register a custom domain, such as example.com, and use it instead of your blog’s current address, like example.wordpress.com. Your old…

Expired Domain? Oh no!

https://twitter.com/wysiwygjt/status/223722971490033664 WordPress.com users with expired domains seem to be the flavor du jour in the Community forums today. So, this would be a good opportunity to remind users that if you've registered a domain name, regardless of whether through WordPress.com or not, take a moment and go look up your domain's expiration date and add…