WordPress’ New Generative AI Tool Is a Step Back for Content Quality

It is important to question the extent of a bot’s understanding of human interests and experiences, such as gaming, motherhood, mental health, and more. Can AI truly replicate these aspects without resorting to regurgitating web content in an impersonal manner?

There is also the concern that the proliferation of what could be termed “hollow blogs” may occur—empty websites on WordPress devoid of authenticity, entirely written and managed by AI, offering no valuable or insightful content. At what point do we lose the privilege of trusting that the content we consume is authored by real individuals?