Although the Newspack team is busy building the new platform for small and medium-sized publishers, we know we need a face for our eventual debut. By acclimation, the team has embraced the design above, designed by Sonja Leix. After our charter newsrooms launch the platform in the fall, look for this mark on new sites […]
In April, the Newspack team converged on New York city for a product planning meetup. Automattic is a distributed company so this involved folks travelling in from as far as Vancouver Island, Zagreb Croatia, and New Orleans. We came out of the meetup with a clearer vision of the functionality, features and philosophy of Newspack. […]
What is Newspack? It’s a ready-to-go, intuitive, revenue-focused publishing platform that will let small and medium-sized newsrooms dedicate more resources to their journalism. Newspack will be simple to set up, easy to use, durable, flexible and fast. So it’s a new content-management system? No, Newspack is being developed on WordPress, the world’s most popular CMS. […]
Announcing the newsrooms that will help us shape our platform.