Inspiration
Interviews, conversations, and collections of stories celebrating the best of WordPress
  1. The Best Journalism Across the Web Is Published on WordPress

    Explore journalism from some of the oldest, most respected publications on the web.

    Journalism
  2. Practical Wisdom: Toolkits for Creative Professionals

    Read tips and takeaways from this season’s Own Your Content campaign.

    Business
    Title illustration by Annica Lydenberg. Portrait illustrations below by Jeffrey Philiips.
  3. “It’s a Place for Writing and Thinking”: On Blogs and What It Means to Own Your Content

    Three inspiring creators dissect what it means to “own your content” in today’s digital world.

    Inspiration
    Title illustration by Annica Lydenberg. Portrait illustrations below by Jeffrey Philiips.
  4. WordPress Websites of LGBTQ+ Organizations Around the World

    At Out in Tech events, tech professionals build websites for LGBTQ+ organizations. Here’s a look at 10 sites launched at past hackathons.

    Diversity
  5. “We Are Changemakers”: Latina Storytellers at This Week’s #WeAllGrow Summit

    Browse the websites of Latina bloggers and entrepreneurs that are speaking at this year’s #WeAllGrow Summit in Southern California.

    Diversity
    WordPress.com is a sponsor of this year's #WeAllGrow Summit. Here's a look at some of the Latina storytellers speaking at the conference.
  6. Where the Best Tacos Are Born, Indie Publication L.A. Taco Is There

    Los Angeles’ diverse mix of cultural influences inspires dishes, original and remixed, to delight both visitors and locals.

    Culture
    Taco Madness 2018 by LATaco.com at La Plaza de Cultura y Artes on May 5, 2018 in Los Angeles, California (Brian Feinzimer/Fein Image)
  7. Manage a Team or Build a Community with the P2 Theme

    Looking for a way to manage your group or community? Check out the P2 theme.

    Business
  8. Celebrating Diversity, Form, and Voice: National Poetry Month

    Because we can never get enough poetry.

    Art
    Visual Poem by Katy Telling via Soft Cartel.
  9. Lit Lovers, Rejoice: Electric Literature Moves to WordPress

    Love to read and write? Explore Electric Literature, now on WordPress.

    Authors
  10. Alt Oasis 2019 Inspiration List: 10 Entrepreneurs to Follow

    These 10 speakers at the Alt Oasis conference in Palm Springs use their WordPress websites to promote their businesses and brands.

    Business
    Danielle Lucia Schaffer's City Girl Gone Mom and Angela Kim's Mommy Diary, both powered by WordPress.
  11. Getting the Most out of our Business Concierge Service

    Learn how to get the most out of one-to-one support at your Business Concierge sessions.

    Education
    Photo by Christina Morillo from Pexels.
  12. 5 Tools You May Not Know About

    Here’s a look at five features you may not know existed.

    Inspiration
  13. Celebrating International Women’s Day: Stories By Fantastic Women

    These five excellent reads deserve your attention.

    Inspiration
    Photo by Chelsi Peter from Pexels
  14. Choosing a Color Palette? It’s For the Birds (Literally!)

    Dithering over what colors to use for your new website? Take a screen break and go for a walk — nature has a beautiful selection of pre-made color palettes waiting for you.

    Design
  15. Monetize Your Site: Options to Make Money on WordPress.com

    No matter your goals, there is a monetization option for you.

    Business
  16. The Most Frugal Vacation: A Photography Roundup

    Come ride with me as I dream of warmth and spring.

    Photography
    Photo taken at the Getty Center in California by View From the Carrot Room.
  17. Love Is Love Is Love

    Valentine’s Day is a few days away, and with it the deluge of flowers and candy. But as these bloggers and sites show us, there are lots of ways — and people — to love.

    Animals
  18. #AnythingIsPossible: Readers Respond

    We asked readers: “what would you do if you could do anything?” Here are some of your responses.

    Inspiration
  19. Remembering Mary Oliver

    Three visual artists pay tribute to the late poet.

    Poetry
    © Rachel Giese Brown
  20. What Would You Do If You Could Do Anything?

    What would you do if you could do anything? Tell us in the comments or in a new post.

    Inspiration
    What would you do if you could do anything? Twelve-year-old journalist Hilde Lysiak says: "Just really go for it."
  21. Five Content Tweaks for a Fresh Start in 2019

    Five quick ways to refresh your site, from updating your tagline to auditing your pages.

    Inspiration
  22. Five Design Tweaks for a Fresh Start in 2019

    Give your site a makeover with these five quick design tips.

    Design
  23. A Year of Great Writing: The Most-Read Editors’ Picks of 2018

    From mental health to writing, these are the posts that have resonated the most with Discover readers.

    Diversity
  24. Build Your Brand and Grow Your Audience: Our Best Advice

    Six ideas to help your build your site and your customer base.

    Inspiration
    Photo by rawpixel.com from Pexels
  25. Staying Home for the Holidays? You Can Still Eat Your Way Around the World

    Find inspiration in these Saveur Blog Awards-honored sites.

    Cooking
    Ugandan eggrolls, from A Kitchen in Uganda