Amazon S3, the service that we use to host slideshows, images, and PowerPoint files, is almost completely down this morning. This is causing sections of slideshare.net to not work. For example, uploaded files are not converting, and the slideshow player that you use to view slideshows isn’t loading.
This is … Read More..
When you invite someone to join an event or a group on SlideShare, an email goes out to them to confirm their acceptance.
Unfortunately, this simple act almost blew up in our faces thanks to an elementary mistake in interface design.
With the constructive feedback, we’ve now changed the content … Read More..
We have received a few complaints about bogus/spam voting in the World’s Best Presentation Contest. During the last couple of days our engineers took a detailed look at the server logs ti identify unusual voting patterns. We did find some suspicious voting behavior… after careful analysis, these votes have … Read More..
Have you ever thought it would be fun to create a slideshow collaboratively with a group of people? Well, now’s your chance. This slideshow is being created by the community, one slide at a time! The first slide was created by Ethos3, the second slide is from Presentation Partners… Read More..
We are excited to introduce a new activity on SlideShare called Presentation Tennis. This is a tribute to the awesome SlideShare community and an innovative experiment in collaborative creativity for presentation design. And unlike the contest, none of our users are going to win or lose — the SlideShare … Read More..
Several of you have written to us about spam messages that you have received through SlideShare. This can come as a private message, a comment on your slideshow, or as a message on your wall.
We want to let you know that we are looking into some type of solution, … Read More..
We wanted to share some info and updates about the World’s Best Presentation Contest 2008.
Blog Badges: To help you promote your contest entries, check out these “Vote for me” badges that you can put on your blog/website. Copy its embed code from below the voting widget … Read More..