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
Started in March 2006
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
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?
Skype group chats
Notes in JED
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?