Free speech, Free press, Free software

1,436 views

Published on

Slides from WordCamp Chicago 2013

Published in: Technology, News & Politics
0 Comments
0 Likes
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

No Downloads
Views
Total views
1,436
On SlideShare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
3
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
0
Comments
0
Likes
0
Embeds 0
No embeds

No notes for slide

Free speech, Free press, Free software

  1. 1. iRun 400+ miles 9 cities 1 mission Chicago 37, Miami 79+, Raleigh 100, Salt Lake City 32, LA 24
  2. 2. Be earnest. You are what you do, not what you or other people say about you.
  3. 3. WordPress is saving Journalism Democratize the business of publishing.
  4. 4. got scale? 500,000 visitors 3 million views 175,000 posts 90,000 comments 18,000 users
  5. 5. register_taxonomy add_meta_box
  6. 6. add_dashboard_page();
  7. 7. Computer Tablet Mobile Social Media E-section delivers (A5) Newsprint Story E-section Story
  8. 8. The new front page of Davis. Your advertisement now appears on for the entire day. The best of both worlds... Newspaper Computer iPad Mobile
  9. 9. The new front page of Davis. The best of both worlds... Newspaper Computer iPad Mobile Your post-it now appears on for the entire day.
  10. 10. { Mobile demo }
  11. 11. E-section
  12. 12. E-section update_option ($page $readers);
  13. 13. online analytics, offline measurement Page A1 - 80% Page A2 - 50% Page A3 - 70% 10,000 printed 8,000 5,000 7,000
  14. 14. Copies Printed People Reached online analytics, offline measurement
  15. 15. + = ... like wheels on suitcase. WordPress?why
  16. 16. We believe in freedom of speech We care about our democracy We love our community We practice journalism because it enhances these things why journalism? BLOG BLOG
  17. 17. 5,000% increase in ad rates Growing audience no more newsroom cuts digital native democratize publishing business post first, print later edition model HANG
  18. 18. Freedom is never more than one generation away from extinction. We didn’t pass it to our children in the bloodstream. It must be fought for, protected, and handed on for them to do the same. - Ronald Reagan
  19. 19. FREE SPEECH PRESS SOFTWARE Joeboydston.com

×