- Third Party Applications
WordPress.com allows you to connect with third-party applications that extend your WordPress.com site in new and cool ways.
This is done in a secure fashion so you can revoke and manage access to your account at any time and third party sites will not need your password.
- Offline Editing
There are several desktop applications which you can use to write and publish content for your WordPress.com blog, even without being connected to the internet. You may often hear this referred to as “offline editing”.
- Two Step Authentication
Your WordPress.com site is your home on the internet, and you want to keep that home safe. Hopefully, you’ve already chosen a unique and hard-to-crack password for your account. To add another layer of home security, you can enable Two Step Authentication, also known as Two-Factor Authentication. What is Two Step Authentication? Two step authentication […]
- Making a Screenshot
A screenshot is an image that captures what appears on your computer screen. Screenshots can come in handy when trying to explain something to Support, or if you want to blog about something you’ve seen on your computer screen. No matter what operating system you use, you can make a screenshot in just a few steps. Windows […]
Animoto is the leading online video-creation application for consumers, educators, and businesses, that empowers the creation and sharing of professional quality videos using pictures, video clips, words, and music. The company’s patented Cinematic Technology makes it easy to preserve your memories or promote your business through the power of video in just minutes from a […]
Wufoo embeds are supported on WordPress.com. For step by step instructions please take a look at this support doc.
- Selecting a Strong Password
The weakest point in any security for your online accounts is usually your password. At WordPress.com, we go to great lengths to make sure your content is secure, protected, and can’t be accessed by anyone other than you. But if someone else is able to guess or retrieve your password, they bypass almost every security measure […]
- Flickr Photos
Flickr is a web-based photo management application which allows users to upload, organize, and share their favorite photos. It takes care of your image resizing, allows you to tag your photos, and even enables visitors to submit notes and comments on each photo. What’s more, with just a few clicks, you can post a photo […]
Get instant updates from WordPress.com blogs Jabber (XMPP) is an open instant messaging protocol used by millions of people daily. At WordPress.com we use Jabber to instantly deliver new blog posts and comments to subscribers. It’s currently free to use our Jabber blog subscription service. Note: Make sure to generate an Application Specific Password if […]
- Browser Notifications
You can receive notifications on your desktop even when you’re not actively using WordPress.com. To turn on WordPress.com notifications in your browser: Step 1 – Make sure you have the latest version of Chrome or Firefox installed. (Note: You can only enable WordPress.com desktop notifications using Google Chrome or Firefox.) Step 2 – Open the […]