If you know even the least about blogging, then you can’t be left unknown about the WordPress. It is a free blogging service where bloggers can create their blog and manage it. Wordpress is one of the most popular blogging platforms that creates around 16 billion web pages every month. But do you know where it came from and the man behind its creation?
WordPress is just one of the many creations of Automattic.com, developed by Matt Mullenweg. Automattic.com is a web development company, most notable for WordPress, and many other WordPress related contributions. Some of the other projects undertaken by Automattic.com include Akismet, BuddyPress, Gravatar, SimpleNote and WooThemes.