Automattic's Wordpress: the company without a price tag

The world’s most functional and accessible blogging platform is perhaps the hottest internet properties that isn't up for sale. But how long before it gets an offer it can't refuse?

Last week, Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer once again put the company credit card to good use with her $1.1 billion acquisition of the blogging platform, Tumblr.

It's Mayer's 12th acquisition since her appointment last July and less than a week since her big spend on Tumblr, she’s reportedly on the hunt for video service Hulu.


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