Automattic and WordPress Want to Save Journalism

by Approaching Utopia Staff | Last Updated: 2019-01-22
Approaching Utopia Newsletter 1.3

Automattic Inc, the parent company of, is joining with other news industry leaders to develop an advanced open-source publishing and revenue-generating platform for news organizations. 

The effort is designed to address some of the persistent obstacles to creating economically sustainable models for journalism, particularly at the local level. 

Guidelines for web design that adhere to the tenets and ethos of Brutalism.

This has inspired us to being working on our own manifesto of sustainable and accessible web design and development.

Stay subscribed and we’ll let you know when it’s ready!

Despite all of the other things I’ve tried to be in my life, I’ve always been a writer.

But it took me a while to figure that out.

Here’s the story… (A personal blog post from Garrett)

That’s all We’ve got for you this week. See you next week!

-the Approaching Utopia staff.
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