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Early Theme Adopters: Isola

In our Early Theme Adopters series, we focus on bloggers creating great sites with recent additions to the Theme Showcase. A month after its release, we revisit Isola, a free minimalist theme.

Ten Illustrators To Follow Now

Welcome to the whimsical world of illustration on WordPress.com.

New Theme: Sketch

Whether you’re a professional illustrator, an aspiring photographer, or a painter, Sketch will ensure your portfolio looks stunning.

Longreads’ Best of WordPress, Vol. 3

10 of our favorite stories from across all of WordPress.

Field Notes: BlogHer ’14

I laughed, I cried, it was better than Cats. I’d spend a weekend at BlogHer again and again!

New Theme: Celsius

Clear out the clutter and let your content speak for itself with our new theme, Celsius.

Introducing: Comment Likes

You can now show commenters some love with our new feature.

Early Theme Adopters: Kelly

In our Early Theme Adopters series, we focus on bloggers creating great sites with recent additions to the Theme Showcase. Today, let’s visit a few sites using Kelly, a personal blogging theme with numerous customization options.

Writing Through Grief

For many of us, writing is cathartic. These moms use their blogs to process (and heal) in the aftermath of a parent’s most painful experience.

New Themes: Edin and Espresso

Edin and Espresso are two great new themes, each sporting pixel-perfect designs.

New Editing and Media Updates Are Here

From a new grid look in your Media Library to a streamlined Post Editor, the latest updates to your WordPress.com site will make creating and publishing even easier.

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