Category Archives: Plinky

Didya Know? Plinky-Inspired Posts Showcased on WordPress!

If you are a user making the most of Plinky prompts, be sure to check the Plinky page that showcases the best and brightest answers. The top two “Featured Posts” are hand-picked by WordPress staff, and the other posts … Continue reading

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User-Suggested Prompts We Used This Week

We love it when Plinky users submit their suggested prompts! Click here to send us yours. This week, we used the following suggested prompts: What part of life confuses you the most? From user ryan mega What book could you … Continue reading

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Plinky Adds ‘Weekend Writing Challenges’

For those of you with an interest in fiction and/or creative writing, Plinky is adding new weekend writing challenges that will go beyond the typical prompt and ask you to dig deep into your imagination. For example, this weekend we’ll … Continue reading

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Plinky Joins Automattic

Automattic is happy to announce that we’ve added to our family of services. Each weekday, Plinky provides a prompt — like a question or a challenge — and you type in an answer. To keep it interesting, prompts are … Continue reading

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Big news!

Boy, we’ve got a lot of news to share. First things first: We’ve got a new nameWhile Plinky is still the name of our beloved content-encouragement site, we’ve decided to change the name of the company to Thing Labs. We’ve … Continue reading

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Welcome, NYT Magazine readers

We’re delighted to be featured in this weekend’s New York Times Magazine. Columnist Rob Walker, author of the book “Buying In: The Secret Dialogue Between What We Buy and Who We Are,” spoke with Jason recently and wrote up a … Continue reading

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New guest contributor Josh A. Cagan

The first time I heard of Josh. A Cagan was his brilliant “Letter From Hollywood” he wrote for The Morning News during the Hollywood writers’ strike of 2007. I forgot about Josh until he joined Twitter and started dropping hilarious … Continue reading

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