Automattic Acquires an ActivityPub WordPress Plugin ➝

Sarah Perez, reporting for TechCrunch: sites now have an easier way to integrate with the Fediverse, including Mastodon. Automattic, the company behind, Tumblr and other web publishing tools, is the new owner of the ActivityPub for WordPress plugin and has also recruited its developer to come work for the company, according to Automattic CEO Matt Mullenweg.

I’m pretty happy about this news.

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