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..
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.
Seemingly, there are other ones as well…… Read More..