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Presentation on Joomla!Days Netherlands by Lorenzo Garcia


1. JED Joomla! Extensions Directory How to run the popular Extensions Directory with 85.000 daily visitors 2. Who Am I? Lorenzo Garcia (LorenzoG) JED Editor since October 2006 OSM Board Member since March 2008 3. 4. Started in March 2006 4400+ extensions Over 85.000 daily visits Generate 5000 GB traffic each month Is managed by a team of 9 editors 270-280 new extensions / month 1800 reviews per month Reports 5. The JED TeamLorenzo Paulo Lee Norm Geoff Toni Marie Steve Aaron Victor 6. What are the editors doing?Approve new Extensions They must be able to download They must be installable Right category, license, type Trademark and logotype Nothing strange in the code 7. 8. 9. 10. *** Removed slide - showed abuse of JED *** Exclusive for the Joomla!Day NL presentation 11. How do we communicate with each other? Email Skype group chats Forum Notes in JED Google Docs In the past Mailing list 12. Trademarks and Logotypes The logotype is used according to the guidelines The use doesnt create confusion Permission has been given 13. 14. 15. Joomla! Extensions Directory 3rd party developers Communication Team Users Sites & Infrastructure Translation Team Open Source Matters Core Committees LTC, Capital etc. 16. 17. 18. 15th June 2007 13th October 2008 27th December 2008 1st March 2009 15th June 2007 The project announce thatExtensions need to be licensed GPL for to be in accordance withJoomlas license. End-of-life for Joomla 1.0.x Is announced to 22nd July 2009 Giving 6 month premonition thatJED only will list GPL extensions JED doesnt include new propietary extensions JED will only list GPL exetensions and1.5 legacy and nativeextensions 19. March2007 1397 extensions March 2006 334 extensions March 2009 4300extensions March 2008 2850extensions Total submitted extensions8600 Today 80% Non-Commercial 20 % Commercial 80% GPL20 % Non-GPL 3300 1.5 extensions 1100 1.0 extensions 910 extensions licensed as other 20. Questions?