Free phpList Helps Open Funding

phpList helps Free Culture Crowd Funding site communicate with the community. In January, GnuPG became the first to take us up on our offer of free phpList hosted for Free Software projects. Another fascinating project enjoying this perk is Open Funding.  Anna, the phpList community Manager, is on a mission to find out who they… [+]

The Open Source city rolls out phpList

The City of Munich adopts phpList phpList passes government technical and security tests with flying colours It’s more than 10 years since the city of Munich in Germany voted to use Free Software. Their ambitious plans to move from Microsoft Windows to Gnu/Linux based Ubuntu are now complete [1]. Yet the technological needs of the… [+]

A cracking good sprint

Our first API hackathon is winding up – here is what we did. A huge thanks to everyone who came! Sam Tuke did a great write up on his blog here. Six unit tests pushed to @PHPList‘s revamped API plugin today. Working with @bjwebb67, @annafjmorris, and @mdethmers — Sam Tuke (@samtuke) June 15, 2014… [+]

Doing the API sprint – 14th-15th of June, 2014.

Doing the API sprint… This weekend there is an API hackathon (which will be superfun for all to be sure) where some phpList users and developers, including some of the Open Funding crowd, are going to spend some time improving the phpList API. Here are the instructions on how to join in: Where to meet… [+]

phpList overview screencast generated

Hey everyone, I’m going to generate a series of video/screencasts on how to use phpList. The first one is an overview… how to log in, an overview of the system, and how to send out a campaign: import emails into a list, generate a simple message, run a test, go through the tabs on the… [+]

Free Culture: Free Society (Free Font!)

Today is Culture Freedom Day! Hurrah! To celebrate, we have launched our newly improved logo, which features an Open Font Licensed typeface. To celebrate even harder, we have interviewed the font’s designer: Please give a warm (digital) welcome to Marco, the designer of our new, favourite, and totally Open Source font! Anna: How long have… [+]

Building this Community Site

Hi all, just a quick blog to say that we have now opened up the development/beta/testing version of this site to everyone. This allows us to work together better on building the site, testing new features and plugins etc. You can visit the dev site here. And the login info is user: community-user password: 50ddecd… [+]