Matt Mullenweg on the future of WordPress

Speaking to John Battelle on the opening day of SXSW on Friday, Matt Mullenweg revealed that 12 per cent of the web is now powered by WordPress, proving that the platform is used for much more than just blogging these days. His aim, of course, is to extend this to the majority of the web.

Blogging, however, is far from dead, Mullenweg claimed. "It's growing at an amazing rate. We are adding a new blog every two seconds just at"

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