The Repository is a journalist-founded media company exploring what’s happening in the WordPress ecosystem.

We’re focused on WordPress news reporting and scoops about topics including the WordPress open source project, community, business and enterprise, security, governance, plugins, themes, products and events.

Proudly independent and algorithm-free, The Repository has served a WordPress-focused readership every week for almost five years.

Rae Morey (pictured) co-founded The Repository in 2019 with Kim Gjerstad.

Our team

Co-founder and publisher
Rae Morey is an award-winning journalist, marketer, and communications specialist with two decades of experience working across news, open source, creative tech, and government. Her interest in WordPress intersects with a curiosity about business and community, a love of storytelling, and a desire to explore issues from a range of perspectives and voices. But more than anything, she’s a WordPress nerd.