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WordPress Anniversary

Posted January 28, 2004 by Matt Mullenweg. Filed under Development.

I almost missed it, but the 25th was exactly one year after the fateful comment from Mike that started the chain of events that brought WordPress into being. Look how far things have come from that comment to the world-class blogging software we have now. The longest journey begins with a single step.

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  1. Happy Belated Birthday, WordPress!
    It’s funny how things get started sometimes, but WordPress is now a few days past it’s first birthday.

    From humble beginnings to 1.0.1 in exactly a year. Congratulations to the dev team. :D

    Trackback from The Indiana Jones School of Management on January 28, 2004

  2. Happy Belated Birthday WordPress
    Matt remembered the birth of what turned into WordPress. Was just over 1 year ago. We have come a long way.

    .bq Matt,
    If you’re serious about forking b2 I would be interested in contributing. I’m sure there are one or two others in th…

    Trackback from Mike Little's Journalized on January 30, 2004

  3. Shared Birthday
    I just found on the WordPress devblog that I share a birthday with wordpress. Kinda cool really. Check out the date here.

    Trackback from Buzzing Bye ™ on February 4, 2004

  4. Shared Birthday
    I just found on the WordPress devblog that I share a birthday with wordpress. Kinda cool really. Check out the date here.

    Trackback from Buzzing Bye ™ on February 4, 2004

  5. Shared Birthday
    I just found on the WordPress devblog that I share a birthday with wordpress. Kinda cool really. Check out the date here.

    Trackback from Buzzing Bye ™ on February 4, 2004

  6. Shared Birthday
    I just found on the WordPress devblog that I share a birthday with wordpress. Kinda cool really. Check out the date here.

    Trackback from Buzzing Bye ™ on February 4, 2004

  7. Shared Birthday
    I just found on the WordPress devblog that I share a birthday with wordpress. Kinda cool really. Check out the date here.

    Trackback from Buzzing Bye ™ on February 4, 2004

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