Marketers and Content Strategists: Two Sides of the Same Coin

Tweet “Markets are conversations”, says The Cluetrain Manifesto and if you take the analogy a little further, you’ll realize that conversations are only meaningful when all the participants have something useful to contribute. In an Open Source ecosystem, where the Continue reading

Get a Dose of Semantics: Open Source Contributors Wanted for EU Project

Tweet The EU-funded IKS Project invites FOSS companies and projects to take part in building a software stack for knowledge management that is Open Source. IKS is funded with 6.5 million Euros by the European Union and 2 million Euros Continue reading

Calendar of Open Source, IT, Industry-specific Events

Tweet InitMarketing has made its calendar of world-wide conferences and trade fairs related to Free and Open Source Software, IT and specific industries available to the public. It currently includes 122 events in 17 countries taking place in 2009. 43 Continue reading

Chain of Knowledge Production in Open Source Companies

Tweet If your Open Source company plans to sell books about its products or do community marketing via Weblogs, then you need a strategy that takes into account the whole chain of knowledge production within and outside of your organization Continue reading

Knowledge Commodities

Tweet To understand the difference between commodity products from the industrial and those from the knowledge sector means to understand the main difference between the industrial and the knowledge society – and why Open Source is cutting-edge. Serving the Mass Continue reading