Big news at work today:

Automattic is raising $160M, all primary, and it’s the first investment into the company since 2008.

…part of my 100-day plan as CEO was to figure out what new funding could look like and we found a great set of partners who believe in our vision for how the web should be and how we can scale into the opportunity ahead of us…

Via the New Funding for Automattic by Matt himself.