WordPress will get an Advertising Network

This is some breaking news from the Web 2.0 Summit in San Francisco. Automattic , owner of WordPress, and Federated Media, a company specialized in niche content and serving this community with marketing solutions, have announced to form a partnership to serve the WordPress community with ads.

This is a real huge step regarding the figures mentioned by WordPress during the event. WordPress today is used by 15 % of all websites on the internet with an icrease of 6 % since last year, which at the same time means 22 % of all new registered websites are powered by the popular blog software, Mashable writes. And this means a new and huge upcoming advertising network. Below is the official press release published by Federated Media covering the deal.

Federated Media Publishing Partners with Automattic to Provide Exclusive Representation for WordPress.com Community of Independent Publishers

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