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Robert Kosara

If you've been happy so far, you could probably just wait for them to react to the wave of bad publicity and fix things again. If not, there are tons of alternatives. The best is still to roll your own. With a decent CMS like Drupal, you can also structure your site much better than with a pure blog engine like this place has.

Jon Peltier

FWIW, I've been happy with WordPress, running on my host not hosted on the WordPress.com site.


I understand that Wordpress running on wordpress.com is also good. And I've been more than satisfied with running it on my host. I'd say that using something like Drupal is maybe a bit overkill.

Sean Carmody

I'm on Wordpress.com, but the feature-set is somewhat limited compared to hosted Wordpress or other hosted solutions (e.g. no inclusion of any scripting). But I have found it easy to use and the end results seem to look pretty good.

Walter Underwood

Check out their posting about problems with Compose. File a help ticket.


John S.

Looks like they broke their RSS feed too. It's about three posts behind.

Rachel C

Wordpress is awesome, you will love the flexibility compared with Typepad. If you need a hand moving across, let me know :)

Scott Willeke

Blogger. Works, fast, easy, adding new useful features all the time.


The last WordPress update really improved it. Punish TypePad, just switch.

Yihui Xie

I believe the best way is surely to purchase your own domain name & host space. After several times of disappointment, I did so :-)

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