Automattic — the maker of WordPress.com — has purchased Tumblr

Automattic has purchased Tumblr from Verizon, in a firesale move reported to be for less than $3 million. There is still value in the site, however, for Automattic.

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Salesforce Ventures invests $300 million in Automattic, at a $3 billion valuation

Salesforce Ventures has invested an incredible $300 million as the sole investor in Automattic’s Series D, their first raise since 2014. Total investment is now $491 million over 15 years.

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Automattic has acquired Prospress, the makers of WooCommerce Subscriptions

Automattic has acquired Prospress, the makers of WooCommerce Subscriptions — WooCommerce’s highest revenue-generating extension — for an undisclosed sum.

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Automattic has purchased Tumblr

Automattic has purchased Tumblr from Verizon, in a firesale move reported to be for less than $3 million. There is still value in the site, however, for Automattic.

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