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Watch State of the Word at a Watch Party with your WordPress Friends
State of the Word 2021 is just around the corner!  Although attending State of the Word in person would be ideal, not…
A Look at WordPress 5.9
Posted by Dot Org News on November 23, 2021 at 1:06 pm

A Look at WordPress 5.9

WordPress 5.9 is expected to be a ground-breaking release. It will introduce the next generation of themes with Twenty Twenty-Two joining the…
WP Briefing: Episode 9: The Cartography of WordPress
As previously announced, State of the Word will be livestreamed from New York City. That means that you can join the fun…
State of the Word 2021
Posted by Dot Org News on November 12, 2021 at 4:49 pm

State of the Word 2021

State of the Word 2021 is happening Dec 14! Howdy, World!  Mark your calendars; it’s almost time for State of the Word…
WP Briefing: Episode 9: The Cartography of WordPress
Each year, members of the WordPress community (users, site builders, extenders, and contributors) provide their valuable feedback through an annual survey. Key…
People of WordPress: Ronald Gijsel
Posted by Dot Org News on October 30, 2021 at 5:52 am

People of WordPress: Ronald Gijsel

In this series, we share some of the inspiring stories of how WordPress and its global network of contributors can change people’s…
The Month in WordPress: September 2021
Posted by Dot Org News on October 5, 2021 at 1:01 pm

The Month in WordPress: September 2021

There’s a lot of tolerance in open source software for shipping slightly imperfect work. And that’s good. When we ship software that’s…
People of WordPress: Yordan Soares
Posted by Dot Org News on September 30, 2021 at 6:14 am

People of WordPress: Yordan Soares

WordPress is open source software, maintained by a global network of contributors. There are many examples of how WordPress has changed people’s…
Upcoming Gallery Block improvements
Posted by Dot Org News on September 27, 2021 at 8:36 am

Upcoming Gallery Block improvements

Thanks to @javiarce & @annezazu for design and copy contributions. An exciting update to the Gallery Block gives you more ways to…
Join us for WordPress Translation Day Global Events in September 2021
WordPress contributors around the world are celebrating the sixth Global WordPress Translation Day throughout the entire month of September! That’s 30 days…