The Power of Authority

DLD13 happened just a couple of weeks ago in Munich and they were very generous in live-streaming the entire 3-day conference on their website. If you missed it, you can watch a select number of videos on the DLD13 website or on YouTube, which fortunately includes this not-to-be-missed discussion between four veteran media insiders, Jeff…

State of the Word 2012

Thoughts from Matt Mullenweg's 2012 State of the Word given at WordCamp San Francisco this past weekend and that we may see arriving here on WordPress.com. The ability to create Galleries from images already in your Media Library and not necessarily only from images attached to your post. Continued integration of NUX (New User Experience)…

Bye-bye AdControl, Hello WordAds (and who knows what else)!

This is a follow-up to my earlier post on changes to advertising on WordPress.com. With the introduction of WordAds, WordPress.com stopped accepting applications to the earlier AdControl program. We still don't exactly know who is eligible for the new WordAds program (although the October announcement about the joint program with Federated Media gives a few clues)…