We have noticed in the past few days that people are manipulating SlideShare’s popularity methods to get their presentations on the front page. Using IP logging and other methods we have found that people are creating accounts, and downloading presentations hundreds of times, favoriting them or making lots of comments … Read More..
There is a nice write up about SlideCasting in the Content Wrangler, a enterprise & business focused news website. Titled “Webinar Software Under Attack: Google Docs and SlideShare Take Aim“, this is a feature article and talks about how “…both companies are providing consumers with alternatives … Read More..
Jaehan Ray is a 25 year old student from Daegu, South Korean who we met at the Slideshare office in Delhi recently; so how did he land up there? Well the answer is kinda storylike…read on if you want to hear it firsthand.
Sergey Chernyshev just released a much-needed piece of code last week: an extension that makes it easy to embed slideshare slideshows into MediaWiki, the open-source wiki software that powers wikipedia.
This is pretty huge: for an organization trying to build a knowledge repository, easy integration between wiki content and … Read More..
The site has been having problems with uploading slideshows for some time, and we have taken it down while we look into it. Sorry about this. Hopefully we will be able to bring it back up very soon.
Update (12.15 PM PST): The site is back up. You might still … Read More..
Some users have sent in complaints that they are experiencing problems with file uploads. We are working to solve this problem. Its seems to be related to some unexpected bug in our code. Please bear with us. Thanks for your patience…. … Read More..
This is probably our biggest release to date. Ever since we launched, the most strident feature request from our users has been the private sharing of documents on Slideshare. We’ve had lots of people writing to us about privacy and how it could help them in their work lives. … Read More..
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..