Automattic (WordPress) acquires PollDaddy

Automattic has acquired the market-leading poll and survey service PollDaddy. The purchase gives WordPress an infusion of polling technology and seems to be justified simply on the basis that bloggers love polls. “Today we just enabled PollDaddy integration with 4.4 million blogs on WordPress.com and have released the first version of their .org plugin, writes Matt Mullenweg. You can […]

Automattic has acquired the market-leading poll and survey service PollDaddy. The purchase gives WordPress an infusion of polling technology and seems to be justified simply on the basis that bloggers love polls. “Today we just enabled PollDaddy integration with 4.4 million blogs on WordPress.com and have released the first version of their .org plugin, writes Matt Mullenweg.

You can read more about the acquisition on the PollDaddy blog.