For improving Internal communication and better Remote working, WordPress launches a new collaboration tool P2. Automattic – The parent company of WordPress uses a P2 for asynchronous communication for a year.
This is the ideal place to share long-form posts, Repository for onboard documents, and all other essential documents. In this situation of pandemic COVID-19, where most people prefer to work from home scenarios, the Automattic company found this as a tremendous in-hand opportunity to develop a tool like P2.
What is P2?
P2 is one collaboration tool that helps groups to sync and keep updated with each other. You can consider it as a team for highly customized for sharing the ideas and proposals either for personal work or Business work. P2 is more focused on asynchronous communication and easy access to any time zones.
What tasks can be done through WordPress P2?
Any groups or teams write their updates and post updates regularly. Other team members can share their reviews or comments on the post, and based on that, they decide further ahead for the tasks.
Unlike social media apps, P2 is also useful for sharing Images, Videos, Taking Polls, Votes, GIFs, Charts, Summary of the work, Summary daily, and many more. Apart from these features, P2 also provides a Checklists, PDF Documents, Sticky posts, and many more.
Whatever we are doing tasks on google drive and docs, P2 is capable enough to replace all of the applications. If we talk about purpose, P2 is mainly designed to create one central information repository. Like p2 cant be used for real-time chat. Hence it’s not like the Slack.
Why should You use P2?
P2 is used for long-term projects. You can create P2 for your team and also access the classy WordPress backend; you can write a new post, update an existing post without even leaving P2.
P2 sites are basically private, but you can make them public to share your latest updates with your team and client. If you are much familiar with the WordPress ecosystem, then you must have known that there is already one P2 WordPress theme. The new P2 that has been announced that takes the idea to the next level.
This P2 collaborative tool is much more advanced. This P2 is absolutely free, and anyone can create their account and invite their friends. Morever P2 is going to be one software-as-a-service(Saas) Product. WordPress will also plan paid offers to get some extra advanced features on it.
Eventually, we can say These features of P2 are going to be helpful for many groups and Teams who have difficulties in collaboration with each other daily.
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