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John O'Nolan
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Thousands of Ghost(Pro) blogs will get HTTPS support and better performance thanks to the migration to the DigitalOcean cloud.
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Go, Ghost!
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Very proud to be a part of this 
Why on earth would any sane business make their numbers public? Taking a look at the transparency movement and what it could mean for business in general.
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We added custom navigation menus and you won't believe what happens next! Just kidding you will believe it because it's actually pretty straightforward.
It's hard to build a publication without a good site navigation structure. Until now, you had to code navigation menus for Ghost directly into your theme - which was kind of a pain. We've just added support for custom navigation...
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These are the tools I use pretty much all day, every day :)
 
11 Tools That Allow us to Work from Anywhere on Earth as a Distributed Company - Building a remote company can be hard, but these services make it much easier: http://blog.ghost.org/distributed-team-tools/
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This has been a long time coming, but +CloudFlare 's blog is now one of the biggest +Ghost blogs out there! Special thanks to +Dane Knecht and +Trey Guinn for all your work and helping make this happen.
For those of you that follow the CloudFlare blog, you’ll know that we try to be prolific. We have industry leaders like Matthew Prince, John Graham-Cumming, Nick Sullivan, and others publishing pieces weekly from the front lines of internet...
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This just in: Ghost now (finally) auto-saves all your content on the fly! Oh happy day! http://blog.ghost.org/auto-save/
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Thanks +Jeremy Monroe!
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Today is Ghost's 2nd anniversary and we're thrilled to share the details of exactly how we spent $314,926.03 in funding - how far we've gotten - and what's coming next!
April 29th is a very special day for us. It’s the day on which, two years ago, Ghost launched on Kickstarter and went on to raise $300,000. It’s the reason we’re here today! To celebrate, we’...
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Very proud of this!
 
Today we're releasing our very own public revenue dashboard - see every transaction we do, live as it happens. Oh also we're now up to $411k in annual recurring revenue and growing!
It's April 2015, our annual run rate is $411,000 - and today we're announcing the Ghost public revenue dashboard, proudly powered by Baremetrics....
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Congratulations Ghost! John - you and the team have been doing amazing! Be proud & 'shout it out loud!' - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sohB922c2uQ
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An overview of the first year of the Ghost project, and lessons learned from growing our non-profit startup to $350,000 in annual recurring revenue....
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Today we're thrilled to announce that we've acquired the Roon.io blogging platform. It's going to be a busy month! :)
Damn that’s beautiful. Where did this even come from? Those were my thoughts last year when a new service called Roon.io popped up out of nowhere. It was only a few months before Ghost was going to be...
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Brand new! Ghost now supports beautiful, rich embeds for Google+ as we've added support for rich, structured data within all your blog posts. This means more engagement and clicks on all the stories which you share with your circles. http://blog.ghost.org/structured-data/ 
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Hunting Unicorns. We figured out 3 small things that resulted in +1,000% more Ghost users - and it wasn't even complicated! - http://blog.ghost.org/ghost-onboarding/ 
How we figured out which things mattered most to our bloggers, and why the serious bloggers sign up for Ghost(Pro). Extreme saas onboarding optimisation!...
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Founder @ Ghost
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  • Ghost
    Founder, 2012 - present
  • Self Employed
    Interactive Designer, 2006 - 2013
  • Travelllll.com
    Founder, 2011 - 2013
  • WordPress
    Deputy Head of Design, 2009 - 2011
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Interactive designer, public speaker, startup advisor, writer. Professionally homeless, travelling the world indefinitely with a laptop.
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Linz, Austria - Lincoln, UK - Woking, UK - Worthing, UK - Brighton, UK - Haywards Heath, UK - London, UK - Manila, Philippines - The Hague, Holland - Aberdeen, Scotland
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