As with most changes on WordPress.com, they may happen suddenly and without warning.
One of the most recent changes, dropping the "Comments I've Made" tab in our site Dashboards in favor of the new "My Activity" tab in the New Dash, drew a lot of fire from the Community. It's not hard to understand why:
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This is a very interesting discussion on the change to how the categories and tags appearing on our blogs work. If anything, I’ve learned over the nearly 5 years I’ve been on WordPress.com is that changes go on here all the time over which we users have zero control and input.
If you want control, you move to hosting your own WordPress.org install.
Otherwise, it pays to be really, really zen.
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