Founder of WordPress, Akismet and Gravatar discusses entrepreneurship, design and open source

Matt is the founding developer of WordPress, the blogging software he guided from a handful of users to the most widely used open source blog tool in the world.

Matt Mullenweg blogs at ma.tt. He is best known as the founding developer of WordPress, the blogging software he guided from a handful of users to the most widely used open source blog tool. In late 2005 he left CNET to found Automattic, the company behind WordPress.com, Akismet.com, and Gravatar. In his spare time he enjoys taking photographs and playing jazz.