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One of the core ideas we stand for here at Automattic is Democratizing Publishing—the idea that anyone with a story should be free to tell it, regardless of income, gender, politics, language, or where they live in the world.
We support this idea by providing hosted website services through WordPress.com for our global customer base and by contributing directly to the open source WordPress project.
At the heart of Democratizing Publishing is our belief in Diversity and Inclusion, a value that has influenced the growth of Automattic, not just in hiring practices, but in how we operate as a company. We’re fully distributed with our ~565 employees spanning the globe representing over 56 countries and over 78 different languages.
Within the past year, we’ve begun to update our communications around WordPress.com to emphasize the versatility of the service as more than just a blogging platform. It’s also a…
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