Here at Automattic, we make quite a few things you may have used: Polldaddy, WordPress.com, VaultPress, Jetpack, Akismet, and many more, and we are always striving to solve problems for our users in ever-simpler ways.
Since Automattic acquired Polldaddy in 2008, our user account system has been separate from the main WordPress.com account system at Automattic, and while WordPress.com users are poised to receive many fine updated features for their accounts, Polldaddy customers weren’t going to benefit from these improvements without a big change on our part. We decided that while a transition could be a bit painful, it was time to unify our user account system across all of our products to best serve our customers in the most timely and efficient manner now and in the future.
What this means for you:
This means that as of today, you’ll be required to…
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