Flickr relaunched their developer blog, Code.Flickr.com on WordPress.com VIP! If you didn’t know, the Flickr blog is also running on WordPress and WordPress.com VIP Hosting! [Visit Code.Flickr.com and Blog.Flickr.com] Ready to become a VIP Services Client? Some of the world’s biggest brands rely on WordPress.com VIP Services.
At Automattic we love open-source software and try to make more of it. That’s why today we are open-sourcing the Code Comments Trac plugin. We developed it to help us do better and quicker code reviews. Every month the VIP Services team reviews tens of WordPress themes and plugins making sure the code is secure, […]
This post series profiles each of our featured partner agencies. Founded in 2010, Human Made has been a VIP Featured Partner since 2013. We asked Commercial Director, Ant Miller, and Communications Manager, Ana Silva, six questions to help you get to know who they are as an agency. What’s your agency’s origin story? Human Made […]
If you got through February without stumbling across the word “curling” once or twice, you clearly don’t follow Mr. T on Twitter. Kudos for podium performances from VIP clients Olympic.ca and Pyeongchang OlympicChannel (which also handily delivered content to the main Olympic.org homepage via widget), and to the FiveThirtyEight crew, who scored an Up Close […]
Fresh from the January relaunch of Five O’Clock on VIP, men’s grooming brand Harry’s is in the process of launching a major initiative and set of partnerships that evolves the brand’s mission in culture and sharpens its editorial focus. Last week Harry’s released a new short film emblematic of the new approach, entitled “A Man […]
We at VIP, as well as Automattic as a whole, joined the AMP project early on in 2015 and took on the challenging task of creating the first platform integration, a foundation to serve the needs of individual WordPress users and enterprise users alike. Why? We want to make it easy for our users to […]
WordPress.com VIP provides a wide range of services to our clients beyond managed cloud hosting. Some of those take place behind the scenes or across Slack, video conferencing, and terminals, but one in particular gives us the the opportunity to be in the same rooms with our client teams for an extended period of time. […]
VIP is hiring, and we’ve recently expanded the roles we’re looking for! There are a few questions that often come up when we talk to folks about working with VIP. I’ll try to go over some of them now. Is Automattic / WordPress.com VIP a good place to work? Well, we’re clearly biased but if […]