Running a site like SlideShare, you get used to all the PowerPoint jokes. Heck, we enjoy them! When we first came out, the best coverage was comments like: Bore people around the world. We have been told that we are the worst website in the world (I have met … Read More..
Sherman Hu (one of our users from Vancouver, BC) produces a podcast series called “Half Hour Huddle” and publishes them on his cool podcasting website, ShermanLive.com. His latest episode (a videocast) is about Slidecasting, its benefits and how he created one of his own for Halloween… Read More..
Here’s a bunch of new features we pushed out to our servers:
Video Embeds in comments: Now you can embed a video in the comments section for the slideshow and it will play as usual. We are starting off with videos from a few popular video sharing sites – Youtube, … Read More..
As many of you have noticed, slide download is not working on many of the cases. We are aware of this problem and are working on fixing it. Thanks for your patience!… Read More..
One of our users has created this sweet birthday cartoon for slideshare. Check it out here! Thanks for this.
Several of you have written in to say that the site has been very slow recently. Just wanted to say that we are aware of site performance problems and looking into this. We have been experiencing heavy traffic which accounts for part of it. But there seem to be other … Read More..
There is now an awesome collection of Facebook presentations on Slideshare! These started popping up on the radars of our editorial team a couple of months back, but now it has grown into a steady tide. Everyday a handful of these get uploaded. And they are as good as it … Read More..
SlideShare turned one today. We launched on the night of Oct 4-5 (PST) in 2006 and what a year it has been? What started out as a resolve to build a simple webapp for sharing our own presentation slides from conferences, barcamps etc has metamorphosed into what is unarguably the … Read More..