GAP YEAR

Gapyear.com is an online community for backpackers and gap year travelers. Search for trip advice, travel inspiration, jobs, tours,...

HUNTING DINOSAURS IN CENTRAL AFRICA

At Contingent Magazine , Edward Guimont dives deep into the 19th century, and tells the story of the strange European quest to find...

 
 
 

THE HUNTSWOMAN

Brianne Huntsman's lifestyle blog is also a political act, because art and fashion are political. “If you're a plus size babe looking...

CRUTCHES AND SPICE

“Disabled. Loud. Proud.” Imani Barbarin writes from the perspective of a black woman with cerebral palsy. On her blog, Crutches and...

 
 
 

OPTOUTSIDE

REI Co-op started a movement for people to reconnect outdoors over the holidays. They now close on Black Friday - one of the most popular...

BBC AMERICA

BBCAmerica.com allows fans to get caught up on all their favorite BBC America shows, including full episodes of Top Gear , Doctor Who...

 
 
 
Rendered Impressions: The Art of Catherine Martzloff

RENDERED IMPRESSIONS: THE ART OF CATHERINE MARTZLOFF

Following our last interview, Documenting a Chaotic Mind: The Art of Gareth Jones , we continue to delve into the artists of WordPress...

LET ME SHOW YOU THE WORLD

Iman Sultan explores the rich storytelling traditions that gave the world Aladdin - but that have been all but erased in the blockbuster...

 
 
 

PRALINE LAYER CAKE

For NationalCakeDay, here's a gorgeous praline layer cake from Broma Bakery. Explore Sarah's site for more recipes, a trove of food...

VARIETY

From entertainment news to film, TV, and music reviews and much more: you'll find it all at Variety's official website.

 
 
 
Earn Money on Your Site with Ongoing Subscriptions, Monthly Donations, and More

EARN MONEY ON YOUR SITE WITH ONGOING SUBSCRIPTIONS, MONTHLY DONATIONS, AND MORE

On the WordPress.com Blog, we recently announced a new way to make money on your site: Recurring Payments that enable ongoing, scheduled...

GREAT CANADIAN LONGFORM

The Great Canadian Longform team curates well-crafted stories from and about Canada. It invites readers to explore less-known aspects...

 
 
 

CASEY HANDMER'S BLOG

Covering topics from space and energy to technology, Casey Handmer tackles complex issues in engaging, approachable essays.

THE POWER OF ONE: CLEANING UP THE COASTLINE, ONE PERSON AT A TIME, WITH BARREL BAG

Tucker Grooms, a high school student in Marin County, California, found that he was constantly picking up litter while surfing on the...

 
 
 

MTV

At MTV's official website, you can stream your favorite shows, watch the latest music videos, and get up to date on pop culture news.

BLOGS FROM THE NATURAL HISTORY MUSEUM

In this blog, curators, researchers, librarians, staff, and volunteers from the Natural History Museum in London offer a behind-the-scenes...

 
 
 
What Has WordPress.com Helped You Do or Achieve This Year?

WHAT HAS WORDPRESS.COM HELPED YOU DO OR ACHIEVE THIS YEAR?

It's the middle of November, a period of calm before the holiday season. As we approach the end of the year, we reflect: How has 2019...

TAVOLA MEDITERRANEA

Have you ever wanted to eat like an Etrurian? Bake like a Babylonian? 2019 Saveur Blog Award nominee Tavola Mediterranea is the “home...

 
 
 

SOUTHSTART

Southstart 2019, a festival in Adelaide, South Australia, will “gather disruptive ideas, unlock curious minds, and unleash the sharing...

SERVING DUMPLINGS

Born in Krakow and now living in Belgium, Anna Chwistek perfects the art of food photography at Serving Dumplings. Her recipes are...

 
 
 



Anthony Joshua opens up on what he's done for Andy Ruiz rematch that could...

Anthony Joshua opens up on what he's done for Andy Ruiz rematch that could offer key edge

Anthony Joshua will try to recapture his old world title belts tonight against Andy Ruiz Jr. Read more ...

Bournemouth vs Liverpool, Premier League: live score and latest updates

Bournemouth vs Liverpool, Premier League: live score and latest updates

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Duncan Ferguson brings Everton back to life with Chelsea win as he inspires...

Duncan Ferguson brings Everton back to life with Chelsea win as he inspires crowd and the ball boys

The Toffees interim boss inspired the home side to an impressive win against Chelsea in his first game in charge. Read more ...

London Bridge victim Jack Merritt's father accuses Boris Johnson of lying

London Bridge victim Jack Merritt's father accuses Boris Johnson of lying

The father of one of the London Bridge terror victims has called Boris Johnson a fraud, accusing the prime minister of making political capital out of the attack. Read more ...

Man City's Raheem Sterling has high praise for Man Utd and specifically...

Man City's Raheem Sterling has high praise for Man Utd and specifically Marcus Rashford ahead of derby

Raheem Sterling has been impressed by Man Utd's work-rate of late Raheem Sterling has praised Manchester United 's work-rate and singled Marcus Rashford out as a ‘real hazard'... Read more ...

James Anderson, Mark Wood and Jonny Bairstow back in England Test squad

James Anderson, Mark Wood and Jonny Bairstow back in England Test squad

James Anderson, Mark Wood and Jonny Bairstow have returned to England's 17-man squad for the four-Test tour of South Africa - but Moeen Ali remains unavailable. Read more ...

Anthony Joshua vs Andy Ruiz Jr ring walk times: When will main event start?

Anthony Joshua vs Andy Ruiz Jr ring walk times: When will main event start?

Anthony Joshua takes on Andy Ruiz Jr in Saudi Arabia tonight but what time are the ring walks? Read more ...

Real Madrid 'must raise £84m' to comply with FFP and are set for January...

Real Madrid 'must raise £84m' to comply with FFP and are set for January transfer sales

Some of Real Madrid's top stars could be up for sale in January with the La Liga giants in need to raise a chunk of money to be able to comply with Financial Fair Play Read more ...

Former Bayern Munich boss Niko Kovac at Goodison Park amid Everton vacancy

Former Bayern Munich boss Niko Kovac at Goodison Park amid Everton vacancy

Everton are on the lookout for a new manager after Marco Silva was given his marching orders following Wednesday night's 5-2 humbling by Liverpool in the Merseyside derby Read more ...

US and Iran agree prisoner swap

US and Iran agree prisoner swap

An American graduate student detained in Iran for more than three years has been freed after the Trump administration agreed to a prisoner exchange with Tehran. The release of... Read more ...