Five Takeaways from WordCamp Europe 2024 (From a First-Time WordCamp Attendee)

This year’s WordCamp Europe was held in Torino, Italy, the capital city of the Piedmont region in northern Italy. Torino is known for its rich automotive history, beautiful architecture, and, of course, incredible food. From June 13-15, 2024, over 2,500 folks from the WordPress community, including many of us from the WordPress.com team, came together…

Backlink Quality: How to Bolster Your Backlink Profile in 2024

What kinds of backlinks does your website have right now? Do they come from respected blogs, media outlets, and news sites in your field? Or are they a mishmash of links coming from unknown web directories, sitewide links (i.e., header and footer links), and random websites? If the answer is the latter, your backlink profile…

Your Eagle-Eyed Host: Inside WordPress.com’s World-Class Security Features

It’s never been easier to create a website—especially with WordPress.com—but keeping that site secure can be challenging. When you host with WordPress.com, though, we do the heavy lifting for you and let you focus on the fun of creating your dream website. Whether you’re a blogger, entrepreneur, or hobbyist, our top-notch security features safeguard your…

Content Syndication Strategy: How to Promote Your Content Like the Big Brands

Here’s a fact that probably won’t surprise you: creating outstanding content takes a lot of time, effort, and resources.  This is why it becomes difficult to scale your content creation efforts as your business grows, even if you have a large team of in-house creators. There’s only so much high-quality content you can churn out,…