Building community around Webmaker tools

How do we grow a community of contributors and architecture of participation around Mozilla Webmaker tools? This post is a synthesis of ideas collectively brainstormed by the Webmaker community in Tuesday’s call. It’s part two of a discussion Mark Surman began with his “Tools for Webmakers” post. The ideas here aren’t mine — they’re everybody’s. Contribution is the goal We’ve …

Making Webmaker: what’s next?

A lot has happened since we launched Webmaker. Since the initial launch announcement on May 22, we’ve seen: 441 Summer Code Party events. Spread across 68 different countries. The successful launch of Mozilla Thimble. With positive reviews and feedback from users. Great press. 87 press mentions for Webmaker in June alone, making this our most successful quarter for press — …