Create experiences for makers that gives them a taste
- of GPL
- of FOSS with WordPress (a software that’s exceptionally accessible to the whole family)
- of a FOSS community with the WordPress community (https://make.wordpress.org/, https://www.meetup.com/topics/wordpress/, https://wordcamp.org)
WordPress is a great gateway experience for FOSS.
- Makers can get started quickly with and can satisfy a wide variety of maker needs, from independent publishing, micro commercial activities to enterprise businesses.
- The WordPress community will help makers get the most out of their activities & projects.
- This experience will make makers more receptive to other FOSS projects.
- A Makers’ Introduction to Open Source
- Make your own website and/or blog in a day
- Start your own online store in a day
- Start self-publishing in a day
- FOSS = Freedom, Independence & Control over your own life.
(also included in Introduction to Open Source module)
- WordPress for Privacy and Freedom of Speech.