JED – Joomla! Extensions Directory How to run the popular Extensions Directory with 85.000 daily visitors
Who Am I? <ul><li>Lorenzo Garcia (LorenzoG) </li></ul><ul><li>JED Editor since October 2006 </li></ul><ul><li>OSM Board Me...
 
<ul><li>Started in March 2006 </li></ul><ul><li>4400+ extensions </li></ul><ul><li>Over 85.000 daily visits </li></ul><ul>...
The JED Team  Lorenzo Paulo Lee Norm Geoff Toni Marie Steve Aaron Victor
What are the editors doing?  <ul><li>Approve new Extensions </li></ul><ul><ul><li>They must be able to download </li></ul>...
 
 
 
*** Removed slide - showed abuse of JED *** Exclusive for the Joomla!Day NL presentation
How do we communicate with each other? <ul><li>Email </li></ul><ul><li>Skype group chats </li></ul><ul><li>Forum </li></ul...
Trademarks and Logotypes <ul><li>The logotype is used according to the guidelines </li></ul><ul><li>The use doesn’t create...
 
 
Joomla! Extensions Directory 3rd party developers Communication Team Users Sites & Infrastructure Translation Team Open So...
 
 
15th June 2007 13th October 2008 27th December 2008 1st March 2009 15th June 2007 The project announce that  Extensions ne...
March  2007 1397 extensions March 2006 334 extensions March 2009 4300  extensions March 2008 2850  extensions Total submit...
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  1. 1. JED – Joomla! Extensions Directory How to run the popular Extensions Directory with 85.000 daily visitors
  2. 2. Who Am I? <ul><li>Lorenzo Garcia (LorenzoG) </li></ul><ul><li>JED Editor since October 2006 </li></ul><ul><li>OSM Board Member since March 2008 </li></ul>
  3. 4. <ul><li>Started in March 2006 </li></ul><ul><li>4400+ extensions </li></ul><ul><li>Over 85.000 daily visits </li></ul><ul><li>Generate 5000 GB traffic each month </li></ul><ul><li>Is managed by a team of 9 editors </li></ul><ul><li>270-280 new extensions / month </li></ul><ul><li>1800 reviews per month </li></ul><ul><li>Reports </li></ul>
  4. 5. The JED Team Lorenzo Paulo Lee Norm Geoff Toni Marie Steve Aaron Victor
  5. 6. What are the editors doing? <ul><li>Approve new Extensions </li></ul><ul><ul><li>They must be able to download </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>They must be installable </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Right category, license, type </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Trademark and logotype </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Nothing strange in the code </li></ul></ul>
  6. 10. *** Removed slide - showed abuse of JED *** Exclusive for the Joomla!Day NL presentation
  7. 11. How do we communicate with each other? <ul><li>Email </li></ul><ul><li>Skype group chats </li></ul><ul><li>Forum </li></ul><ul><li>Notes in JED </li></ul><ul><li>Google Docs </li></ul><ul><li>In the past – Mailing list </li></ul>
  8. 12. Trademarks and Logotypes <ul><li>The logotype is used according to the guidelines </li></ul><ul><li>The use doesn’t create confusion </li></ul><ul><li>Permission has been given </li></ul>
  9. 15. Joomla! Extensions Directory 3rd party developers Communication Team Users Sites & Infrastructure Translation Team Open Source Matters Core Committee’s LTC, Capital etc.
  10. 18. 15th June 2007 13th October 2008 27th December 2008 1st March 2009 15th June 2007 The project announce that Extensions need to be licensed GPL for to be in accordance with Joomla’s license. End-of-life for Joomla 1.0.x Is announced to 22nd July 2009 Giving 6 month premonition that JED only will list GPL extensions JED doesn’t include new propietary extensions JED will only list GPL exetensions and 1.5 legacy and native extensions
  11. 19. March 2007 1397 extensions March 2006 334 extensions March 2009 4300 extensions March 2008 2850 extensions Total submitted extensions 8600 Today 80% Non-Commercial 20 % Commercial 80% GPL 20 % Non-GPL 3300 1.5 – extensions 1100 1.0 – extensions 910 extensions licensed as other
  12. 20. Questions?

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